Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 5.1.1

High Nessus Plugin ID 56482

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Apple Safari installed on the remote Mac OS X host is earlier than 5.1.1. Thus, it is potentially affected by numerous issues in the following components :

- Safari
- WebKit

Solution

Upgrade to Apple Safari 5.1.1 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?95007eac

http://www.nessus.org/u?de8e3a67

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5000

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Oct/msg00004.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56482

File Name: macosx_Safari5_1_1.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2011/10/13

Updated: 2018/07/14

Dependencies: 31604

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:safari

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/MacOSX/Version, MacOSX/Safari/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/10/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/04/27

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Apple Safari file:// Arbitrary Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1440, CVE-2011-2338, CVE-2011-2339, CVE-2011-2341, CVE-2011-2351, CVE-2011-2352, CVE-2011-2354, CVE-2011-2356, CVE-2011-2359, CVE-2011-2788, CVE-2011-2790, CVE-2011-2792, CVE-2011-2797, CVE-2011-2799, CVE-2011-2800, CVE-2011-2805, CVE-2011-2809, CVE-2011-2811, CVE-2011-2813, CVE-2011-2814, CVE-2011-2815, CVE-2011-2816, CVE-2011-2817, CVE-2011-2818, CVE-2011-2819, CVE-2011-2820, CVE-2011-2823, CVE-2011-2827, CVE-2011-2831, CVE-2011-3229, CVE-2011-3230, CVE-2011-3231, CVE-2011-3232, CVE-2011-3233, CVE-2011-3234, CVE-2011-3235, CVE-2011-3236, CVE-2011-3237, CVE-2011-3238, CVE-2011-3239, CVE-2011-3241, CVE-2011-3242, CVE-2011-3243

BID: 46614, 47029, 47604, 48479, 48840, 48856, 48960, 49279, 49658, 49850, 50089, 50162, 50163, 50169, 50180, 51032

EDB-ID: 17986