CVE-2011-0160

MEDIUM

Description

WebKit, as used in Apple Safari before 5.0.4 and iOS before 4.3, does not properly handle redirects in conjunction with HTTP Basic Authentication, which might allow remote web servers to capture credentials by logging the Authorization HTTP header.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Mar/msg00003.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011//Mar/msg00004.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4564

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4566

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1025182

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-03-11

Updated: 2011-03-31

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM