Mac OS X Safari < 3.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4434


The remote host web browser is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Safari that is older than version 3.1. The remote version of this software contains several security vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code or a cross-site scripting attack on the remote host. To exploit these flaws, an attacker would need to convince a victim to visit a rogue web site or open a malicious HTML file.


Upgrade to version 3.1 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 4434

File Name: 4434.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2008/03/18

Modified: 2016/01/15

Dependencies: 3705

Nessus ID: 31604

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.8


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:safari

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1001, CVE-2008-1002, CVE-2008-1003, CVE-2008-1004, CVE-2008-1005, CVE-2008-1006, CVE-2008-1007, CVE-2008-1008, CVE-2008-1009, CVE-2008-1010, CVE-2008-1011, CVE-2008-0050

BID: 28290, 28321, 28326, 28330, 28328, 28332, 28335, 28336, 28337, 28338, 28342, 28347, 28356

OSVDB: 43359, 43360, 43361, 43362, 43363, 43364, 43365, 43366, 43367, 43368, 43379