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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1005

WebCore, as used in Apple Safari before 3.1, does not properly mask the password field when reverse conversion is used with the Kotoeri input method, which allows physically proximate attackers to read the password.
Publish Date : 2008-03-18 Last Update Date : 2017-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID 200

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1005

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Safari 0.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Safari 0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apple Safari 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apple Safari 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apple Safari 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apple Safari 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apple Safari 1.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apple Safari 1.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apple Safari 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apple Safari 2.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apple Safari 2.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apple Safari 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apple Safari 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apple Safari 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apple Safari 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apple Safari 3.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Safari 16

- References For CVE-2008-1005 CONFIRM
BID 28326 Apple Safari WebCore 'Kotoeri' Password Field Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-20
SECTRACK 1019656
CERT TA08-079A
XF safari-webcore-weak-security(41329)
VUPEN ADV-2008-0920
BID 28290 RETIRED: Apple Safari Prior to 3.1 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-03-20
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1005

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