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Apple Safari security update for CVE-2012-0640

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Apple Safari security update for CVE-2012-0640

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
03/12/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/23/2012
Modified
09/02/2015

Description

WebKit in Apple Safari before 5.1.4 does not properly implement "From third parties and advertisers" cookie blocking, which makes it easier for remote web servers to track users via a cookie.

Solution(s)

  • apple-safari-upgrade-5_1_4
  • apple-safari-windows-uninstall

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