Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 5.1.7 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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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 5.1.7. It is, therefore, potentially affected by several
issues :

- Two unspecified errors exist that can allow malicious
sites to perform cross-site scripting attacks.
(CVE-2011-3046, CVE-2011-3056)

- An unspecified memory corruption error exists that can
allow malicious sites to crash the application or
potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-0672)

- A state-tracking issue exists that can allow malicious
sites to populate HTML form values of other sites with
arbitrary data. (CVE-2012-0676)

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Apple Safari 5.1.7 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: 59068 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52369

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3046