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Apple Safari security update for CVE-2008-2317

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Apple Safari security update for CVE-2008-2317

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/14/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/05/2012
Modified
09/02/2015

Description

WebCore in Apple Safari does not properly perform garbage collection of JavaScript document elements, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (heap corruption and application crash) via a reference to the ownerNode property of a copied CSSStyleSheet object of a STYLE element, as originally demonstrated on Apple iPhone before 2.0 and iPod touch before 2.0, a different vulnerability than CVE-2008-1590.

Solution(s)

  • apple-safari-upgrade-3_2
  • apple-safari-windows-uninstall

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