Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 6.2 / 7.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 77747


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


The version of Apple Safari installed on the remote Mac OS X host is a version prior to 6.2 or 7.1. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- An error exists related to saved passwords and the incorrect automatic filling of HTML forms. A remote attacker can exploit this to obtain sensitive information. (CVE-2014-4363)

- Multiple memory corruption errors exist related to the included version of WebKit that can allow application crashes or arbitrary code execution.
(CVE-2013-6663, CVE-2014-4410, CVE-2014-4411, CVE-2014-4412, CVE-2014-4413, CVE-2014-4414, CVE-2014-4415)

- An error exists related to HTML5 application cache data handling and the included version of WebKit that allows the disclosure of sensitive information from private browsing sessions. (CVE-2014-4409)


Upgrade to Apple Safari 6.2 / 7.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77747

File Name: macosx_Safari7_1.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 9/18/2014

Updated: 11/25/2019

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-6663

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: 9/17/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/17/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6663, CVE-2014-4363, CVE-2014-4409, CVE-2014-4410, CVE-2014-4411, CVE-2014-4412, CVE-2014-4413, CVE-2014-4414, CVE-2014-4415

BID: 69881, 69909, 69937, 69966, 69970, 69973, 69974, 69975, 69976, 69984

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2014-09-17-4