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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-2306

Apple Safari before 3.1.2 on Windows does not properly interpret the URLACTION_SHELL_EXECUTE_HIGHRISK Internet Explorer zone setting, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions, and force a client system to download and execute arbitrary files.
Publish Date : 2008-06-23 Last Update Date : 2008-09-10
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-2306

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Safari 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Safari 3.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apple Safari 3.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apple Safari 3.0.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apple Safari 3.0.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apple Safari 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apple Safari 3.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Safari 7

- References For CVE-2008-2306
BID 29835 Apple Safari Automatic File Launch Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-04-29
VUPEN ADV-2008-1882
SECTRACK 1020329
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-06-19
CERT-VN VU#127185

- Vulnerability Conditions

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

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-2306

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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