CVE-2009-1690

NameCVE-2009-1690
DescriptionUse-after-free vulnerability in WebKit, as used in Apple Safari before 4.0, iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.2.1, iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.2.1, Google Chrome 1.0.154.53, and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) by setting an unspecified property of an HTML tag that causes child elements to be freed and later accessed when an HTML error occurs, related to "recursion in certain DOM event handlers."
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1867-1, DSA-1868-1, DSA-1950-1, DSA-1988-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs534946, 534947, 534949, 534952
Debian/oldstablenot vulnerable.
Debian/stablenot vulnerable.
Debian/testingnot vulnerable.
Debian/unstablenot vulnerable.

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
kde4libs (PTS)squeeze4:4.4.5-2+squeeze3fixed
squeeze (lts)4:4.4.5-2+squeeze4fixed
wheezy, wheezy (security)4:4.8.4-4+deb7u1fixed
jessie, sid4:4.14.2-5fixed
kdelibs (PTS)squeeze4:3.5.10.dfsg.1-5fixed
qt4-x11 (PTS)squeeze4:4.6.3-4+squeeze1fixed
squeeze (lts)4:4.6.3-4+squeeze2fixed
wheezy4:4.8.2+dfsg-11fixed
jessie, sid4:4.8.6+git64-g5dc8b2b+dfsg-2fixed
webkit (PTS)squeeze1.2.7-0+squeeze2fixed
squeeze (security)1.2.7-0+squeeze1fixed
wheezy1.8.1-3.4fixed

The information above is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
kde4libssource(unstable)4:4.3.0-1medium534949
kde4libssourcelenny4:4.1.0-3+lenny1highDSA-1868-1
kdelibssource(unstable)4:3.5.10.dfsg.1-2.1medium534952
kdelibssourceetch4:3.5.5a.dfsg.1-8etch2highDSA-1867-1
kdelibssourcelenny4:3.5.10.dfsg.1-0lenny2highDSA-1867-1
qt4-x11source(unstable)4:4.5.2-1medium534947
qt4-x11sourceetch(not affected)
qt4-x11sourcelenny4.4.3-1+lenny1highDSA-1988-1
webkitsource(unstable)1.1.5-1medium534946
webkitsourcelenny1.0.1-4+lenny2highDSA-1950-1

Notes

http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/42532
http://websvn.kde.org/?view=rev&revision=983316
[etch] - qt4-x11 <not-affected> (QTWebkit was introduced in 4.4)

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