Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 6.1.6 / 7.0.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 77201

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Apple Safari installed on the remote Mac OS X host is a version prior to 6.1.6 or 7.0.6. It is, therefore, affected by multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities that exist in WebKit that could lead to unexpected program termination or arbitrary code execution.

Solution

Upgrade to Apple Safari 6.1.6 / 7.0.6 or later.

See Also

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6367

http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2014/Aug/81

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77201

File Name: macosx_Safari7_0_6.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 8/14/2014

Updated: 11/25/2019

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-1390

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:safari

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/13/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/13/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1384, CVE-2014-1385, CVE-2014-1386, CVE-2014-1387, CVE-2014-1388, CVE-2014-1389, CVE-2014-1390

BID: 69223

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2014-08-13-1