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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2008-6059
Last Modified 04 Mar 2009 01:47:42
Published 04 Feb 2009 07:30:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-6059

Summary

xml/XMLHttpRequest.cpp in WebCore in WebKit before r38566 does not properly restrict access from web pages to the (1) Set-Cookie and (2) Set-Cookie2 HTTP response headers, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from cookies via XMLHttpRequest calls, related to the HTTPOnly protection mechanism.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Webkit


References

CONFIRM - https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=10957

XF - webkit-xmlhttprequest-info-disclosure(48575)

BID - 33804

CONFIRM - http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/38566/trunk/WebCore/xml/XMLHttpRequest.cpp


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:02