WebKit contains a flaw related to the usage of International Domain Name (IDN) and Unicode fonts. The font sets allow the usage of certain look-alike characters. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to use these characters to spoof the URL bar by creating a domain name that appears visually similar or identical to a trusted domain name.
Remote / Network Access
Loss of Integrity
OSVDB is not currently aware of a solution for this vulnerability.
Upgrade to Apple Safari version 6 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.
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