Vulnerability Details

Apple Safari Multiple Vulnerabilities - Oct 2011 (Windows)

Published: 2012-05-24 12:52:12
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

Impact:
Successful exploitation could allow attackers to opening a maliciously crafted files, which leads to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution.

Affected Versions:
Apple Safari versions prior to 5.1.1 on Windows

Technical Details:
The flaws are due to - A directory traversal issue existed in the handling of 'safari-extension://' URLs. - A policy issue existed in the handling of 'file://' URLs. - An uninitialized memory access issue existed in the handling of SSL certificates. - Multiple memory corruption issues existed in WebKit. - A cross origin issue existed in the handling of the beforeload event, 'window.open' method, 'document.documentURI' property and inactive DOM windows in webkit. - A logic issue existed in the handling of cookies in Private Browsing mode.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Apple Safari version 5.1.1 or later.

Summary:
The host is installed with Apple Safari web browser and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3229
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-1440
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2338
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2339
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2341
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2351
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2352
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2354
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2356
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2359
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2788
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2790
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2792
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2797
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2799
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2809
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2811
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2813
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2814
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2815
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2816
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2817
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2818
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2820
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2823
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2827
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2831
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3232
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3233
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3234
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3235
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3236
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3237
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3238
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3239
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3241
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2800
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2805
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-2819
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3243

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50163
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/47604
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50066
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51032
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/48479
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/48960
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49279
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49850
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49658
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/50088

References:

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5000
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce//2011/Oct/msg00004.html
http://www.apple.com/safari/download/

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2012-05-24
Modified
2018-10-12
Category
General

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