CVE Reference: CVE-2009-2816

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CVE-2009-2816

Description:
The implementation of Cross-Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) in WebKit, as used in Apple Safari before 4.0.4 and Google Chrome before 3.0.195.33, includes certain custom HTTP headers in the OPTIONS request during cross-origin operations with preflight, which makes it easier for remote attackers to conduct cross-site request forgery (CSRF) attacks via a crafted web page.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

XF
  http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/54239

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html

ST
  1023165

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA37397
  Secunia Advisory: SA37346
  Secunia Advisory: SA37358
  Secunia Advisory: SA37393
  Secunia Advisory: SA43068

OVAL
  http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/getDef?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6516

OSVDB
  59940
  59967

FEDORA

CONFIRM
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4225
  http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3949

BID
  36997

APPLE
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Jun/msg00003.html
  http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Nov/msg00001.html


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