Safari < 16.5.2 Vulnerability

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 701442


A web browser installed on the remote host is affected by a vulnerability.


The version of Safari installed on the remote host is prior to 16.5.2. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the HT213826 advisory. Note that Nessus Network Monitor has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Safari version 16.5.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 701442

Family: Web Clients

Published: 7/12/2023

Updated: 7/12/2023

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:safari

Patch Publication Date: 7/10/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/22/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-37450