Safari < 6.1.1 / 7.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8083


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


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)


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.

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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


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


Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.4


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