|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-656|
|Date Published:||18 Nov 2012|
|Last Updated:||3 Jan 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in WebKit, a component of Apple Safari. 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.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Apple Safari WebKit CSS title memory corruption