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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-1770

WebKit in Apple Safari before 5.0 on Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.6 and Windows, Apple Safari before 4.1 on Mac OS X 10.4, and Google Chrome before 5.0.375.70 does not properly handle a transformation of a text node that has the IBM1147 character set, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) via a crafted HTML document containing a BR element, related to a "type checking issue."
Publish Date : 2010-06-11 Last Update Date : 2020-08-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeMemory corruption

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-1770 unix
WebKit IBM1147 Character Set Text Transform Remote Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7099 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-1770

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 9.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.04.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Canonical Ubuntu Linux 10.10 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Google Chrome * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 OS Opensuse Opensuse 11.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 OS Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Canonical Ubuntu Linux 4
Google Chrome 1
Opensuse Opensuse 2
Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 2
Suse Suse Linux Enterprise Server 2

- References For CVE-2010-1770
APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-11-22-1
APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-09-08-1
BID 40620 RETIRED: Apple Safari Prior to 5.0 and 4.1 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-06-10
SECTRACK 1024067
VUPEN ADV-2010-1373
VUPEN ADV-2011-0212
SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:002
VUPEN ADV-2011-0552
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7099

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used 0
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used 0
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used 0
Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used 0

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-1770

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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