CVE-2013-0983

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Description

Stack consumption vulnerability in CoreAnimation in Apple Mac OS X before 10.8.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted text glyph in a URL encountered by Safari.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Jun/msg00000.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5784

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2013-06-05

Updated: 2013-06-05

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
801016Mac OS X 10.8 < 10.8.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2013-002)Log Correlation EngineOperating System Detection
high
6857Mac OS X 10.8 < 10.8.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2013-002)Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
critical
66808Mac OS X 10.8.x < 10.8.4 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high