Apple WebKit R50173/R56187/R56188/R56379/R58408 credentials management

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Apple WebKit R50173/R56187/R56188/R56379/R58408 (Web Browser). Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a credentials management vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-255. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

loader/DocumentThreadableLoader.cpp in the XMLHttpRequest implementation in WebCore in WebKit before r58409 does not properly handle credentials during a cross-origin synchronous request, which has unspecified impact and remote attack vectors, aka rdar problem 7905150.

The weakness was published 08/19/2010 with SuSE (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2010-1760 since 05/06/2010. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1552 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 47751 (FreeBSD : webkit-gtk2 -- Multiple vulnerabilities (19419b3b-92bd-11df-b140-0015f2db7bde)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family FreeBSD Local Security Checks.

Upgrading to version R56187 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (47751). Similar entries are available at 4138, 4177, 53762 and 53588.







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Class: Credentials management
CWE: CWE-255
ATT&CK: T1552

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Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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Nessus ID: 47751
Nessus Name: FreeBSD : webkit-gtk2 -- Multiple vulnerabilities (19419b3b-92bd-11df-b140-0015f2db7bde)
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OpenVAS ID: 67711
OpenVAS Name: FreeBSD Ports: webkit-gtk2
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Upgrade: WebKit R56187


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Advisory: USN-1006-1
Organization: SuSE
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2010-1760 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 27193 - WebKit Before r58409 Remote Unspecified Vulnerability via Unspecified Vectors, Critical
SecurityFocus: 42494 - WebKit (CVE-2010-1760) Unspecified Security Vulnerability
Secunia: 41856 - Ubuntu update for webkit, Highly Critical
Vupen: ADV-2010-2722

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Created: 03/19/2015 02:37 PM
Updated: 09/23/2021 01:00 PM
Changes: 03/19/2015 02:37 PM (60), 03/04/2017 07:06 PM (14), 09/23/2021 12:53 PM (3), 09/23/2021 01:00 PM (1)
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