Safari < 6.1.1 / 7.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8083

Synopsis

The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by multiple security vulnerabilities.

Description

The remote host has Safari installed. Versions of Safari earlier than 6.1.1 or 7.0.1 are reportedly affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A use-after-free error exists related to 'inline-block' rendering. (CVE-2013-2909)
- Multiple, unspecified memory corruption vulnerabilities exist in WebKit that could lead to unexpected program termination or arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2013-5195, CVE-2013-5196, CVE-2013-5197, CVE-2013-5198, CVE-2013-5199, CVE-2013-5225, CVE-2013-5228)
- Multiple information disclosure vulnerabilities exist due to an origin-validation error in which user information is auto-filled into a sub-frame from a different domain. (CVE-2013-5227)

Solution

For OS X Mavericks (v10.9) users, the upgrade to 10.9.1 includes the Safari 7.0.1 update. All others should upgrade to Safari 6.1.1 or later.

See Also

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6082

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6084

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 8083

File Name: 8083.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2014/01/09

Modified: 2016/03/24

Dependencies: 3705

Nessus ID: 71498

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:safari

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/12/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-5227, CVE-2013-2909, CVE-2013-5195, CVE-2013-5196, CVE-2013-5197, CVE-2013-5198, CVE-2013-5199, CVE-2013-5225, CVE-2013-5228

BID: 64354, 64353, 64356, 64358, 64359, 64361, 64360, 64362

OSVDB: 97970, 101090, 101091, 101092, 101093, 101094, 101095, 101096