CVE-2010-1770

HIGH

Description

WebKit in Apple Safari before 5.0 on Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.6 and Windows, Apple Safari before 4.1 on Mac OS X 10.4, and Google Chrome before 5.0.375.70 does not properly handle a transformation of a text node that has the IBM1147 character set, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted HTML document containing a BR element, related to a "type checking issue."

References

http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=43487

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2010/06/stable-channel-update.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Jun/msg00002.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00003.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Sep/msg00002.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Jun/msg00000.html

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

http://secunia.com/advisories/40072

http://secunia.com/advisories/40105

http://secunia.com/advisories/40196

http://secunia.com/advisories/41856

http://secunia.com/advisories/42314

http://secunia.com/advisories/43068

http://securitytracker.com/id?1024067

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4196

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4220

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4334

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4456

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:039

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40620

http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1006-1

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1373

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1512

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2722

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

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0552

http://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-10-093/

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7099

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-06-11

Updated: 2017-09-19

Type: CWE-94

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH