Safari < 6.0.4 SVG File Handling Arbitrary Code Execution

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6762


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


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


Upgrade to Safari 6.0.4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 6762

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2013/04/17

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 3705

Nessus ID: 66000

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/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