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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1709

Use-after-free vulnerability in the garbage-collection implementation in WebCore in WebKit in Apple Safari before 4.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap corruption and application crash) via an SVG animation element, related to SVG set objects, SVG marker elements, the targetElement attribute, and unspecified "caches."
Publish Date : 2009-06-10 Last Update Date : 2018-10-03
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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 Code
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P 2009-06-10 2009-06-25
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-1709 unix
DSA-1866 kdegraphics -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8135 unix
DSA-1866-1 kdegraphics -- several vulnerabilities oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13597 unix
ELSA-2009:1130: kdegraphics security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22802 unix
RHSA-2009:1130 -- kdegraphics security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:29125 unix
RHSA-2009:1130: kdegraphics security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20091130 unix
Use-after-free vulnerability in the garbage-collection implementation in WebCore in WebKit in Apple Safari before 4.0 al... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10162 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-2009-1709

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Safari 0.8 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apple Safari 0.9 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apple Safari 1.0 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apple Safari 1.0.3 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apple Safari 1.1 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apple Safari 1.2 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apple Safari 1.3 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apple Safari 1.3.1 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apple Safari 1.3.2 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apple Safari 2.0 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apple Safari 2.0.2 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apple Safari 2.0.4 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apple Safari 3.0 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apple Safari 3.0 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apple Safari 3.0.1 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apple Safari 3.0.2 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Apple Safari 3.0.2 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Apple Safari 3.0.3 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Apple Safari 3.0.3 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Apple Safari 3.0.4 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Apple Safari 3.0.4 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Apple Safari 3.1 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Apple Safari 3.1 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Apple Safari 3.1.1 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Apple Safari 3.1.1 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Apple Safari 3.1.2 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Apple Safari 3.1.2 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Apple Safari 3.2 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Apple Safari 3.2.1 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Apple Safari 3.2.1 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Apple Safari 3.2.2 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Apple Safari 3.2.3 - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Apple Safari 3.2.3 - Windows Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Apple Safari 4.0 Beta - MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Safari 34

- References For CVE-2009-1709
VUPEN ADV-2011-0212
VUPEN ADV-2009-1522
BID 35334 WebKit SVG Animation Elements User After Free Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2010-09-14
BID 35260 RETIRED: Apple Safari Prior to 4.0 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2009-06-12
REDHAT RHSA-2009:1130
SECTRACK 1022345
SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:002

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1709

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