Mac OS X : Safari < 6.1.1 / 7.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium

Synopsis

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple security vulnerabilities.

Description

The remote Mac OS X host has Safari installed. Versions of Safari earlier than 6.1.1 or 7.0.1 are reportedly affected by the following vulnerabilities:

- A use-after-free error exists related to 'inline-block' rendering. (CVE-2013-2909)

- Multiple, unspecified memory corruption vulnerabilities exist in WebKit that could lead to unexpected program termination or arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2013-5195, CVE-2013-5196, CVE-2013-5197, CVE-2013-5198, CVE-2013-5199, CVE-2013-5225, CVE-2013-5228)

- Multiple information disclosure vulnerabilities exist due to an origin-validation error in which user information is auto-filled into a sub-frame from a different domain. (CVE-2013-5227)

Solution

For OS X Mavericks (v10.9) users, the upgrade to 10.9.1 includes the Safari 7.0.1 update. All others should upgrade to Safari 6.1.1 or later.