Bug 596471 (CVE-2010-1417) - CVE-2010-1417 WebKit: memory corruption vulnerability in rendering of certain CSS-styled HTML content
Summary: CVE-2010-1417 WebKit: memory corruption vulnerability in rendering of certain...
Alias: CVE-2010-1417
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability   
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Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Keywords: Security
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Blocks: 806808
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-05-26 19:30 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2015-08-19 08:47 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-08-05 08:17:12 UTC
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Description Vincent Danen 2010-05-26 19:30:28 UTC
A memory corruption issue exists in WebKit's rendering of CSS-styled HTML content with multiple :after pseudo-selectors. Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This issue is addressed through improved rendering of HTML content.


Bugzilla: https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=38001
Trac: http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/58201


Red Hat would like to thank Drew Yao of Apple Product Security for responsibly reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges wushi of team509 as the original reporter.

Comment 6 Jan Lieskovsky 2010-06-08 16:46:18 UTC
Public via:
  [1] http://support.apple.com/kb/HT419

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