|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-656|
|Date Published:||18 Nov 2012|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Apple Computer Safari prior to 5.1.7 |
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in WebKit, a component of Apple Safari.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to improper handling of a CSS style for a title element. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a target user to open a specially crafted file. Successful exploitation could result in the execution of arbitrary code in the security context of the target user.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Apple Safari WebKit CSS Title Memory Corruption