Safari < 10.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700033
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Synopsis

The remote host has a web browser installed that is affected by multiple attack vectors.

Description

Versions of Safari prior to 10.1 are affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified state management flaw exists that may allow a context-dependent attacker to spoof the address bar. No further details have been provided. (CVE-2017-2376)
- An unspecified flaw exists in the handling of HTTP authentication. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to display authentication sheets on arbitrary web sites and cause a denial of service. (CVE-2017-2389)

Additional flaws exist in the following components :

- AutofFill (CVE-2017-2385)
- CoreGraphics (CVE-2017-2444)
- FaceTime (2017-2453)
- Kernel (CVE-2017-2490)
- Webkit (CVE-2017-2367, CVE-2017-2378, CVE-2017-2386, CVE-2017-2394, CVE-2017-2395, CVE-2017-2396, CVE-2017-2405, CVE-2017-2415, CVE-2017-2419, CVE-2017-2424, CVE-2017-2433, CVE-2017-2442, CVE-2017-2445, CVE-2017-2446, CVE-2017-2447, CVE-2017-2454, CVE-2017-2455, CVE-2017-2459, CVE-2017-2460, CVE-2017-2464, CVE-2017-2465, CVE-2017-2466, CVE-2017-2468, CVE-2017-2469, CVE-2017-2470, CVE-2017-2471, CVE-2017-2476, CVE-2017-2481)

Solution

Upgrade to Safari version 10.1 or later.

See Also

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT207617

https://threatpost.com/apple-fixes-223-vulnerabilities-across-macos-ios-safari/124599

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT207600

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT207601

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT207602

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 700033

Family: Web Clients

Published: 3/31/2017

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 3705

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.7

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:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:apple:safari:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 3/27/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/27/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-2367, CVE-2017-2376, CVE-2017-2386, CVE-2017-2394, CVE-2017-2395, CVE-2017-2396, CVE-2017-2405, CVE-2017-2415, CVE-2017-2419, CVE-2017-2433, CVE-2017-2442, CVE-2017-2445, CVE-2017-2446, CVE-2017-2447, CVE-2017-2454, CVE-2017-2455, CVE-2017-2459, CVE-2017-2460, CVE-2017-2464, CVE-2017-2465, CVE-2017-2466, CVE-2017-2468, CVE-2017-2469, CVE-2017-2470, CVE-2017-2471, CVE-2017-2475, CVE-2017-2476, CVE-2017-2481, CVE-2017-2490, CVE-2017-2389, CVE-2017-2453, CVE-2017-2444, CVE-2017-2378, CVE-2017-2424, CVE-2017-2385

BID: 97129, 97130, 97143, 97136