CVE-2008-6059

2009-02-05T00:30:00
ID CVE-2008-6059
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-08-08T01:33:00

Description

xml/XMLHttpRequest.cpp in WebCore in WebKit before r38566 does not properly restrict access from web pages to the (1) Set-Cookie and (2) Set-Cookie2 HTTP response headers, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from cookies via XMLHttpRequest calls, related to the HTTPOnly protection mechanism.