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The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by several
The version of Apple Safari installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
earlier than 4.0.2 As such, it is potentially affected by two issues :
- A vulnerability in WebKit's handling of parent and top
objects may allow for cross-site scripting attacks.
- A memory corruption issue in WebKit's handling of
numeric character references could lead to a crash or
arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2009-1725)
See also :
Upgrade to Apple Safari 4.0.2 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 39768 (macosx_Safari4_0_2.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 3544135607
CVE ID: CVE-2009-1724CVE-2009-1725
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