Safari < 5.1.7 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 59069


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


The version of Safari installed on the remote host reportedly is affected by several issues :

- Two unspecified errors exist that can allow malicious sites to perform cross-site scripting attacks.
(CVE-2011-3046, CVE-2011-3056)

- An unspecified memory corruption error exists that can allow malicious sites to crash the application or potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-0672)

- A state-tracking issue exists that can allow malicious sites to populate HTML form values of other sites with arbitrary data. (CVE-2012-0676)


Upgrade to Safari 5.1.7 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59069

File Name: safari_5_1_7.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 5/10/2012

Updated: 7/27/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:safari

Required KB Items: SMB/Safari/FileVersion

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/9/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/9/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3046, CVE-2011-3056, CVE-2012-0672, CVE-2012-0676

BID: 52369, 53404, 53407, 53446

CWE: 20, 442, 629, 711, 712, 722, 725, 74, 750, 751, 79, 800, 801, 809, 811, 864, 900, 928, 931, 990