Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 5.0.5

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2015 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 5.0.5. As such, it is potentially affected by several
issues :

- An integer overflow issue in the handling of nodesets
could lead to a crash or arbitrary code execution.

- A use-after-free issue in the handling of text nodes
could lead to a crash or arbitrary code execution.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Apple Safari 5.0.5 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53410 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46822

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1290

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