Safari < 9.1.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9549
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The remote host has a web browser installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Safari installed on the remote host is prior or equal to 9.1, and is affected by multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerablilities are contained within the Webkit subcomponent.


Upgrade to Safari version 9.1.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 9549

Family: Web Clients

Published: 9/9/2016

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 3705

Nessus ID: 91221

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/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: 5/24/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/17/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1856, CVE-2016-1857, CVE-2016-1859

BID: 90689