Safari < 6.1.1 / 7.0.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8083
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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

Family: Web Clients

Published: 1/9/2014

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 3705

Nessus ID: 71498

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 12/16/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/16/2013

Reference Information

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

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