Safari < 9.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9396

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Safari installed on the remote host is prior or equal to 9.0.3, and is affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the following components :

- Libxml2 (2016-1762)
- Safari (CVE-2009-2197)
- Safari Downloads (CVE-2016-1771)
- Safari Top Sites (CVE-2016-1772)
- WebKit (CVE-2016-1778, CVE-2016-1779, CVE-2016-1781, CVE-2016-1782, CVE-2016-1783, CVE-2016-1784, CVE-2016-1785, CVE-2016-1786, CVE-2016-1864)
- WebKit History (CVE-2016-1784)
- WebKit Page Loading (CVE-2016-1785, CVE-2016-1786)

Solution

Upgrade to Safari version 9.1 or later.

See Also

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT206171

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 9396

File Name: 9396.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2016/09/09

Modified: 2016/10/26

Dependencies: 3705

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSSv2

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:safari

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/03/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2197, CVE-2016-1762, CVE-2016-1771, CVE-2016-1772, CVE-2016-1778, CVE-2016-1779, CVE-2016-1781, CVE-2016-1782, CVE-2016-1783, CVE-2016-1784, CVE-2016-1785, CVE-2016-1786, CVE-2016-1864

BID: 85059, 85062, 85069, 85762, 85764, 91358