74001 : WebKit Unspecified Memory Corruption (2011-0225)
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2011-07-20

Description

A memory corruption flaw exists in WebKit, as it fails to sanitize unspecified user-supplied input, resulting in memory corruption. With a specially crafted web page, a context-dependent attacker can execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Third-Party Solution
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

OSVDB is not currently aware of a solution for this vulnerability.

Upgrade to Apple Safari version 5.1 or 5.0.6 or higher, as they have been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Apple Inc.
Safari
5.0.5

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2011-07-22 | Disagree?

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