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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-5821
Last Modified 10 Jan 2009 01:36:30
Published 02 Jan 2009 02:30:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-5821

Summary

Memory leak in WebKit.dll in WebKit, as used by Apple Safari 3.2 on Windows Vista SP1, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and browser crash) via a long ALINK attribute in a BODY element in an HTML document.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Apple Safari 3.2


References

XF - apple-safari-alink-dos(47724)

BID - 33080

MISC - http://packetstormsecurity.org/0812-exploits/safari_webkit_ml.txt

MISC - http://jbrownsec.blogspot.com/2008/12/new-year-research-are-upon-us.html


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:56