Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 6.0.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 65579

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 10.7 or 10.8 host is earlier than 6.0.3. It is, therefore, potentially affected by several issues :

- Multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities exist in WebKit that could lead to unexpected program termination or arbitrary code execution. (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 exists in WebKit's handling of frame elements. (CVE-2012-2889)

- A cross-site scripting issue exists in WebKit's handling of content pasted from a different origin.
(CVE-2013-0962)

Solution

Upgrade to Apple Safari 6.0.3 or later.

See Also

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5671

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Mar/msg00003.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/526005/30/0/threaded

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65579

File Name: macosx_Safari6_0_3.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2013/03/15

Updated: 2018/07/14

Dependencies: 31604

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/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: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/03/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/06/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2824, CVE-2012-2857, CVE-2012-2889, 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, CVE-2013-0962

BID: 54203, 54749, 55676, 57576, 57580, 57581, 57582, 57583, 57584, 57585, 57586, 57587, 57588, 57589, 57590, 58495, 58496

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2013-03-14-2

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