BlackBerry < 6.0.0 Browser Partial DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 70135


The browser on the Blackberry device has a denial of service vulnerability.


Blackberry devices older than 6.0.0 are vulnerable to a broswer denial of service vulnerability. The vulnerability can be triggered when the browser visits a malicious web page causing the browser to become unresponsive. The browser will restart automatically after a short period of time.


BlackBerry has released an OS update that addresses this issue.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 70135

File Name: blackberry_600_check.nbin

Version: $Revision: 1.32 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/09/26

Modified: 2018/01/29

Dependencies: 60033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:blackberry:blackberry_os

Required KB Items: mdm/dependency/unlocked

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/01/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/01/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2599

BID: 45754

OSVDB: 70404