CVE-2009-1709

NameCVE-2009-1709
DescriptionUse-after-free vulnerability in the garbage-collection implementation in WebCore in WebKit in Apple Safari before 4.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap corruption and application crash) via an SVG animation element, related to SVG set objects, SVG marker elements, the targetElement attribute, and unspecified "caches."
SourceCVE (at NVD; oss-sec, fulldisc, OSVDB, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, more)
ReferencesDSA-1866-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote, user-initiated)
Debian Bugs534951
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
kdegraphics (PTS)squeeze4:4.4.5-2fixed
kdelibs (PTS)squeeze4:3.5.10.dfsg.1-5fixed
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)(not affected)
kdegraphicssource(unstable)4:4.0medium534951
kdegraphicssourceetch4:3.5.5-3etch4highDSA-1866-1
kdegraphicssourcelenny4:3.5.9-3+lenny2highDSA-1866-1
kdelibssource(unstable)(not affected)
webkitsource(unstable)0~svn32442-1high

Notes

fixed in upstream commit http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/32230
- kdelibs <not-affected> (vulnerable code in kdegraphics)
- kde4libs <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
kdegraphics >4.0 not affected since ksvg is only in 3.5.x series)

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