DescriptionWebKit in Apple Safari before 5.0.1 on Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.6 and Windows, and before 4.1.1 on Mac OS X 10.4; and webkitgtk before 1.2.6; accesses uninitialized memory during processing of the (1) :first-letter and (2) :first-line pseudo-elements in an SVG text element, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted document.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2010:018, published Wed, 06 Oct 2010 15:00:00 +0000
- SUSE-SR:2011:002, published Tue, 25 Jan 2011 11:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2010:0666-1, published Fri, 24 Sep 2010 15:08:11 +0200 (CEST)
- 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 07:34:03 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:55 2022