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CVE-2010-1790

Impact: Moderate
Public: 2010-08-11
Bugzilla: 627366: CVE-2010-1780 CVE-2010-1782 CVE-2010-1783 CVE-2010-1784 CVE-2010-1785 CVE-2010-1786 CVE-2010-1787 CVE-2010-1788 CVE-2010-1790 CVE-2010-1792 CVE-2010-1793 WebKit: multiple vulnerabilities in WebKitGTK

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

WebKit in Apple Safari before 5.0.1 on Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.6 and Windows, and before 4.1.1 on Mac OS X 10.4; and webkitgtk before 1.2.6; does not properly handle just-in-time (JIT) compiled JavaScript stubs, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted HTML document, related to a "reentrancy issue."

Find out more about CVE-2010-1790 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 3.7
Base Metrics: AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Local
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (webkitgtk) RHSA-2011:0177 January 25, 2011

External References

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