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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1725

WebKit in Apple Safari before 4.0.2, as used on iPhone OS before 3.1, iPhone OS before 3.1.1 for iPod touch, and other platforms; KHTML in kdelibs in KDE; QtWebKit (aka Qt toolkit); and possibly other products do not properly handle numeric character references, 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 : 2009-07-09 Last Update Date : 2012-03-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 189

- Vendor Statements

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of the kdelibs packages, as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Apple Safari WebKit Numeric Character References Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5777 windows
CVE-2009-1725 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20091725 unix
DSA-1950 webkit -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7247 unix
DSA-1950-1 webkit - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:18395 unix
DSA-1988 qt4-x11 -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6923 unix
DSA-1988-1 qt4-x11 - several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:19394 unix
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-2009-1725

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware Apple Iphone Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Apple Iphone Os 1.1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 OS Apple Iphone Os 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 OS Apple Iphone Os 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 OS Apple Iphone Os 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 OS Apple Iphone Os 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Hardware Apple Ipod Touch Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Apple Safari 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Apple Safari 2.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Apple Safari 2.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Apple Safari 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Apple Safari 2.0.3 417.9.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Apple Safari 2.0.3 417.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Apple Safari 2.0.3 417.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Apple Safari 2.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Apple Safari 2.0.3 417.9.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Apple Safari 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Apple Safari 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Apple Safari 3.0.0b Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Apple Safari 3.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Apple Safari 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
37 Application Apple Safari 3.0.1b Version Details Vulnerabilities
38 Application Apple Safari 3.0.1 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
39 Application Apple Safari 3.0.2b Version Details Vulnerabilities
40 Application Apple Safari 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
41 Application Apple Safari 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
42 Application Apple Safari 3.0.3b Version Details Vulnerabilities
43 Application Apple Safari 3.0.4b Version Details Vulnerabilities
44 Application Apple Safari 3.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
45 Application Apple Safari 3.1.0b Version Details Vulnerabilities
46 Application Apple Safari 3.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
47 Application Apple Safari 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
48 Application Apple Safari 3.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
49 Application Apple Safari 3.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
50 Application Apple Safari 3.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
51 Application Apple Safari 3.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
52 Application Apple Safari 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
53 Application Apple Safari 4.0.0b Version Details Vulnerabilities
54 Application Apple Safari 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Iphone 1
Apple Iphone Os 20
Apple Ipod Touch 1
Apple Safari 32

- References For CVE-2009-1725

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:002
http://osvdb.org/55739
OSVDB 55739
http://secunia.com/advisories/36062
SECUNIA 36062
http://secunia.com/advisories/35758
SECUNIA 35758
http://secunia.com/advisories/36057
SECUNIA 36057
http://secunia.com/advisories/36347
SECUNIA 36347
http://secunia.com/advisories/36677
SECUNIA 36677
http://secunia.com/advisories/36790
SECUNIA 36790
http://secunia.com/advisories/37746
SECUNIA 37746
http://secunia.com/advisories/43068
SECUNIA 43068
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1950
DEBIAN DSA-1950
http://websvn.kde.org/?view=rev&revision=1002164 CONFIRM
http://websvn.kde.org/?view=rev&revision=1002163 CONFIRM
http://websvn.kde.org/?view=rev&revision=1002162 CONFIRM
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3860 CONFIRM
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:330
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:330
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022526
SECTRACK 1022526
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-857-1
UBUNTU USN-857-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1827
VUPEN ADV-2009-1827
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212
VUPEN ADV-2011-0212
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-836-1
UBUNTU USN-836-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513813 CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01200.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8020
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01199.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8046
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01196.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8049
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00933.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8802
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35607
BID 35607 WebKit Numeric Character References Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability Release Date:2010-05-17
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-August/msg00931.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8800
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jul/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-07-08-1
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2009-July/msg01177.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2009-8039
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Sep/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-09-09-1
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3666 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1725

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


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