Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 4.0.3

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of Apple Safari installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
earlier than 4.0.3. As such, it is potentially affected by several
issues :

- A vulnerability in WebKit's parsing of floating point
numbers may allow for remote code execution.

- A vulnerability in Safari may allow a malicious website to
be promoted in Safari's Top Sites. (CVE-2009-2196)

- A vulnerability in how WebKit renders a URL with look-
alike characters could be used to masquerade a website.

- A vulnerability in WebKit may lead to the disclosure of
sensitive information. (CVE-2009-2200)

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Apple Safari 4.0.3 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40553 (macosx_Safari4_0_3.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36022

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2195