80088 : Apple Safari Internationalized for Windows Domain Name (IDN) Feature Homoglyph Parsing Domain Name Spoofing Weakness
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-03-12

Description

Apple Safari contains a flaw related to the internationalized for windows domain name feature. The issue may allow an attacker to spoof a domain name via a specially crafted homoglyph.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 5.1.4 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Apple Inc.
Safari
5.1.2
5.1.1
5.1
5.0.6
5.0.5
5.0.4
5.0.2
5.0.1
5.0
4.0.3
4.0.0b
4.0.1
4.0
4.0.5
4.0.2
4.0.4
4.1
4.0 Beta
4.1.1
4.1.2
3.0.1 beta
3.2.1
3.2.1b
3.2.0b
3.1.2b
3.1.1b
3.2.2b
3.2.2
3.2.0
3
3.0.1
3.0
3.0.2
3.0.3
3.1.2
3.0.4
3.1.1
3.0.1b
3.0.1
3.0.0b
3.0.0
3.0.3b
3.0.4
3.0.1b
3.0.2b
3.1.0b
3.0.4b
3.1.0
2.0
2.0.1
2.0.2
2.0.3
2.0.4
2.0.3 417.9.2
2.0.3 417.9.3
2.0.3 417.8
2.0.3 417.8
2.0.3 417.9
2.0.4 2.0.0
1.1.1
1.3.2
1.2
1.2.1
1.2.2
1.2.3
1.2.4
1.2.5
1.3
1.3.1
1.1
1.0 beta2
1.0 beta
1.0
1.0.3 85.8
1.0.3 85.8.1
1.3.2 312.5
1.3.2 312.6
1.0.0
1.0.3
1.3.0
1.2.0
1.1.0
1.0b1
1.0.2
1.0.1
1.0.0b2
1.0.0b1

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 6.4
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-03-13 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_1 Availability_impact_1

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