Mac OS X : Safari < 3.1.1

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by several
issues.

Description :

The version of Safari installed on the remote host reportedly is
affected by several issues :

- A cross-site scripting vulnerability exists in WebKit's
handling of URLs that contain a colon character in
the host name (CVE-2008-1025).

- A heap buffer overflow exists in WebKit's handling of
JavaScript regular expressions (CVE-2008-1026).

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1467
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Apr/msg00001.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Safari 3.1.1 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 31992 (macosx_Safari3_1_1.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 28814
28815

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1025
CVE-2008-1026