CVE-2017-7142

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Description

An issue was discovered in certain Apple products. Safari before 11 is affected. The issue involves the "WebKit Storage" component. It allows attackers to bypass the Safari Private Browsing protection mechanism, and consequently obtain sensitive information about visited web sites.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100996

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039384

https://support.apple.com/HT208116

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-10-23

Updated: 2017-10-26

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.1.2 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
700542Apple iOS < 11.0.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
critical
700499Apple Safari < 11.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
medium
106549openSUSE Security Update : webkit2gtk3 (openSUSE-2018-118) (Meltdown) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
106370SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : webkit2gtk3 (SUSE-SU-2018:0219-1) (Meltdown) (Spectre)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
103420Apple iOS < 11 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical
103360macOS : Apple Safari < 11.0 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high