Safari < 6.0.4 SVG File Handling Arbitrary Code Execution

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6762

Synopsis

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability

Description

The remote host has Safari installed. Versions of Safari earlier than 6.0.4 are reportedly affected by an arbitrary code execution vulnerability in WebKit related to handling SVG files that can be exploited by tricking a victim into visiting a specially crafted web page

Solution

Upgrade to Safari 6.0.4 or later.

See Also

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5701

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 6762

File Name: 6762.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2013/04/17

Modified: 2016/03/24

Dependencies: 3705

Nessus ID: 66000

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:safari

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/03/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0912

BID: 58388