CVE-2009-1692

high
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

WebKit before r41741, as used in Apple iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.2.1, iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.2.1, Safari, and other software, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption or device reset) via a web page containing an HTMLSelectElement object with a large length attribute, related to the length property of a Select object.

References

http://kb.palm.com/wps/portal/kb/na/pre/p100eww/sprint/solutions/article/50607_en.html#121

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jun/msg00005.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html

http://osvdb.org/55242

http://secunia.com/advisories/36977

http://secunia.com/advisories/37746

http://secunia.com/advisories/43068

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3639

http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1950

http://www.g-sec.lu/one-bug-to-rule-them-all.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504969/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504988/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/504989/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/505006/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35414

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35446

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1621

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212

https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=23319

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/9160

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2009-06-19

Updated: 2018-10-10

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.1

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C

Impact Score: 6.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

AND

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

OR

cpe:2.3:h:apple:iphone:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 2

AND

OR

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:1.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:2.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

OR

cpe:2.3:h:apple:ipod_touch:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 3

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
75629openSUSE Security Update : libwebkit (openSUSE-SU-2011:0024-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
53764openSUSE Security Update : libwebkit (openSUSE-SU-2011:0024-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
44815Debian DSA-1950-1 : webkit - several vulnerabilitiesNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
39852Google Chrome < 2.0.172.37 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
800904Google Chrome < 2.0.172.37 Buffer Overflow Log Correlation EngineWeb Clients
high
5099Google Chrome < 2.0.172.37 Buffer OverflowNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
medium
4793Mozilla Firefox 3.x < 3.0.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
medium
4792Mozilla Firefox < 2.0.0.19 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
medium
800776Firefox < 3.0.5 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineWeb Clients
high