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Bug 284124 (CVE-2009-1692) - [TRACKER] <net-libs/webkit-gtk-1.1.10: WebKit HTMLSelectElement ACE/DoS (CVE-2009-1692)
Summary: [TRACKER] <net-libs/webkit-gtk-1.1.10: WebKit HTMLSelectElement ACE/DoS (CVE-...
Alias: CVE-2009-1692
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: High normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B2 [glsa]
Keywords: Tracker
Depends on: 287494
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Reported: 2009-09-08 11:03 UTC by Alex Legler (RETIRED)
Modified: 2013-09-12 22:16 UTC (History)
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Description Alex Legler (RETIRED) archtester gentoo-dev Security 2009-09-08 11:03:13 UTC
CVE-2009-1692 (
  WebKit before r41741, as used in Apple iPhone OS 1.0 through 2.2.1,
  iPhone OS for iPod touch 1.1 through 2.2.1, Safari, and other
  software, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
  (memory consumption or device reset) via a web page containing an
  HTMLSelectElement object with a large length attribute, related to
  the length property of a Select object.
Comment 1 Tim Sammut (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2011-01-05 06:09:23 UTC
According to, this issue was fixed in =net-libs/webkit-gtk-1.1.10. Updating status to [glsa], so it shows up in reports accordingly.
Comment 2 Chris Reffett (RETIRED) gentoo-dev Security 2013-09-12 22:16:39 UTC
Presumably all affected versions are gone from tree. Closing as discussed with keytoaster. No GLSA for you.