About the security content of Safari 5.1.10

This document describes the security content of Safari 5.1.10.

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  • JavaScriptCore

    Available for: Mac OS X v10.6.8, Mac OS X Server v10.6.8

    Impact: Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution

    Description: Multiple memory corruption issues existed in JavaScriptCore's JSArray::sort() method. These issues were addressed through additional bounds checking.


    CVE-2012-3748 : Joost Pol and Daan Keuper of Certified Secure working with HP TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative

    CVE-2013-0997 : Vitaliy Toropov working with HP's Zero Day Initiative

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