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A browser enhancement on the remote Mac OS X host could allow
arbitrary code execution.
The version of Microsoft Silverlight installed on the remote host
reportedly incorrectly checks a memory pointer when rendering an HTML
object, which could allow a specially crafted application to access
memory in an unsafe fashion.
If an attacker could trick a user on the affected system into visiting a
website hosting a malicious Silverlight application, the attacker could
leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the affected
system, subject to the user's privileges.
See also :
Microsoft has released a patch for Silverlight 5.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 65216 ()
Bugtraq ID: 58327
CVE ID: CVE-2013-0074
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