Bug 596437 (CVE-2010-1404) - CVE-2010-1404 WebKit: use-after-free vulnerability in handling of SVG documents with multiple 'use' elements (ZDI-CAN-711)
Summary: CVE-2010-1404 WebKit: use-after-free vulnerability in handling of SVG documen...
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2010-1404
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
urgent
urgent
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
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Whiteboard: impact=critical,public=20100607,repor...
Keywords: Security
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Blocks: 806808
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2010-05-26 18:33 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2016-03-04 12:31 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-08-05 08:16:14 UTC


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Description Vincent Danen 2010-05-26 18:33:37 UTC
A use after free issue exists in WebKit's handling of SVG documents with multiple 'use' elements. Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This issue is addressed through improved handling of 'use' elements in SVG documents.

References:

Bugzilla: https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=35709
Trac: http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/53446

Acknowledgements:

Red Hat would like to thank Drew Yao of Apple Product Security for responsibly reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges wushi of team509, working with TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative, as the original reporter.

Comment 8 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-06-08 16:39:23 UTC
Public via:
  [1] http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4196


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