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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4231

Safari in Apple iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.1 and iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.1 does not properly handle HTML TABLE elements, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted HTML document.
Publish Date : 2008-11-25 Last Update Date : 2009-06-13
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4231

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apple Safari Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Iphone Os 13
Apple Safari 1

- References For CVE-2008-4231
OSVDB 50028
VUPEN ADV-2008-3232
BUGTRAQ 20090610 FortiGuard Advisory: Apple Safari Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability
SECTRACK 1021272
BID 32394 Apple iPhone and iPod touch Prior to Version 2.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-06-10
VUPEN ADV-2009-1522
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-06-08-1
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-11-20

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4231

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