About the security content of Safari 12.0.3

This document describes the security content of Safari 12.0.3.

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Safari 12.0.3

Released January 22, 2019

Safari Reader

Available for: macOS Sierra 10.12.6, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6, and macOS Mojave 10.14.3

Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to a cross site scripting attack

Description: A cross-site scripting issue existed in Safari. This issue was addressed with improved URL validation.

CVE-2019-6228: Ryan Pickren (ryanpickren.com)

WebKit

Available for: macOS Sierra 10.12.6, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6, and macOS Mojave 10.14.3

Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution

Description: A type confusion issue was addressed with improved memory handling.

CVE-2019-6215: Lokihardt of Google Project Zero

WebKit

Available for: macOS Sierra 10.12.6, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6, and macOS Mojave 10.14.3

Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution

Description: Multiple memory corruption issues were addressed with improved memory handling.

CVE-2019-6212: Mike Zhang from The Pangu team, Wen Xu of SSLab at Georgia Tech

CVE-2019-6216: Fluoroacetate working with Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative

CVE-2019-6217: Fluoroacetate working with Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative, Proteas, Shrek_wzw, and Zhuo Liang of Qihoo 360 Nirvan Team

CVE-2019-6226: Apple

Entry updated February 15, 2019

WebKit

Available for: macOS Sierra 10.12.6, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6, and macOS Mojave 10.14.3

Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution

Description: A memory corruption issue was addressed with improved memory handling.

CVE-2019-6227: Qixun Zhao of Qihoo 360 Vulcan Team

CVE-2019-6233: G. Geshev from MWR Labs working with Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative

CVE-2019-6234: G. Geshev from MWR Labs working with Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative

WebKit

Available for: macOS Sierra 10.12.6, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6, and macOS Mojave 10.14.3

Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to universal cross site scripting

Description: A logic issue was addressed with improved validation.

CVE-2019-6229: Ryan Pickren (ryanpickren.com)

WebKit

Available for: macOS Sierra 10.12.6, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6, and macOS Mojave 10.14.3

Impact: Processing maliciously crafted web content may disclose sensitive user information

Description: A logic issue was addressed with improved state management.

CVE-2019-8570: James Lee (@Windowsrcer) of S2SWWW.com

Entry added April 3, 2019, updated September 11, 2019

Additional recognition

Safari Reader

We would like to acknowledge Ryan Pickren (ryanpickren.com) for their assistance.

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