OSVDB ID: 84211

Title: WebKit Website Handling Unspecified Memory Corruption (2012-0682)

Info

Disclosure

Jul 25, 2012

Discovery

Unknown

Dates

Exploit

Unknown

Solution

Jul 25, 2012

Description

A memory corruption flaw exists in WebKit, as it fails to sanitize unspecified user-supplied input. With a specially crafted web page, a context-dependent attacker can potentially 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 6 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Apple Inc.

Safari

5.1.7

References

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete



Direct URL: http://osvdb.org/84211