84206 : WebKit Dragged File Handling Path Disclosure
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-07-25

Description

WebKit contains a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure. The issue is triggered when an error occurs during the handling of dragged files, which discloses the file's path location. While such information is relatively low risk, it is often useful in carrying out additional, more focused attacks.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Third-Party Solution
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

OSVDB is not currently aware of a solution for this vulnerability.

Upgrade to Apple Safari version 6 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
5.1.7

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-07-26 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0

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