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Mac OS X : Safari < 6.0.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Mac OS X host has Safari installed.

Versions of Safari earlier than 6.0.3 are reportedly affected by several issues :

- Multiple memory corruption issues existed in WebKit. These issues were addressed through improved memory handling. (CVE-2012-2824, CVE-2012-2857, CVE-2013-0948, CVE-2013-0949, CVE-2013-0950, CVE-2013-0951, CVE-2013-0952, CVE-2013-0953, CVE-2013-0954, CVE-2013-0955, CVE-2013-0956, CVE-2013-0958, CVE-2013-0959, CVE-2013-0960, CVE-2013-0961)

- A cross-site scripting issue existed in the handling of frame elements. This issue was addressed through improved origin tracking. (CVE-2012-2889)

- A cross-site scripting issue existed in the handling of content pasted from a different origin. This issue was addressed through additional validation of pasted content. (CVE-2013-0962)

Solution

Upgrade to Safari 6.0.3 or later.