Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 596485
CVE-2010-1759 WebKit: use-after-free vulnerability in handling of the Node.normalize method
Last modified: 2016-03-04 05:42:31 EST
A use after free issue exists in WebKit's handling of the Node.normalize method. Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This issue is addressed through improved handling of the Node.normalize method.
Red Hat would like to thank Drew Yao of Apple Product Security for responsibly reporting this issue. Upstream acknowledges Mark Dowd as the original reporter.