DescriptionThe HTMLMediaElement::loadResource function in html/HTMLMediaElement.cpp in WebCore in WebKit before r49480, as used in Apple Safari before 4.0.4 on Mac OS X, does not perform the expected callbacks for HTML 5 media elements that have external URLs for media resources, which allows remote attackers to trigger sub-resource requests to arbitrary web sites via a crafted HTML document, as demonstrated by an HTML e-mail message that uses a media element for X-Confirm-Reading-To functionality, aka rdar problem 7271202.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2011:002, published Tue, 25 Jan 2011 11:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2011:0024-1, published Wed, 12 Jan 2011 16:08:25 +0100 (CET)
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 07:42:45 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:48 2022