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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1233 (1 public exploit)

Apple Safari 3.2.2 and 4 Beta on Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via an XML document containing many nested A elements.
Publish Date : 2009-04-02 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
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 Service
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Apple Safari Denial of Service Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5559 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1233

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Safari 3.2.2 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Safari 4 Beta Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Safari 2

- References For CVE-2009-1233

Exploit! http://www.milw0rm.com/exploits/8325
MILW0RM 8325
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34318
BID 34318 Apple Safari XML Parser Nested XML Tag Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-03-31
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/49527
XF safari-xml-dos(49527)

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1233

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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