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The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by several
The version of Apple Safari installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
earlier than 4.0.3. As such, it is potentially affected by several
- A vulnerability in WebKit's parsing of floating point
numbers may allow for remote code execution.
- A vulnerability in Safari may allow a malicious website to
be promoted in Safari's Top Sites. (CVE-2009-2196)
- A vulnerability in how WebKit renders a URL with look-
alike characters could be used to masquerade a website.
- A vulnerability in WebKit may lead to the disclosure of
sensitive information. (CVE-2009-2200)
See also :
Upgrade to Apple Safari 4.0.3 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 40553 (macosx_Safari4_0_3.nasl)
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