Apple Safari up to 6.2.3/7.1.3/8.0.3 WebKit code

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A vulnerability was found in Apple Safari up to 6.2.3/7.1.3/8.0.3 (Web Browser). It has been rated as critical. Affected by this issue is an unknown part of the component WebKit. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a code vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-17. Impacted is integrity. CVE summarizes:

The user interface in WebKit, as used in Apple Safari before 6.2.4, 7.x before 7.1.4, and 8.x before 8.0.4, does not display URLs consistently, which makes it easier for remote attackers to conduct phishing attacks via a crafted URL.

The weakness was disclosed 03/17/2015 as HT204560 as confirmed advisory (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2015-1084 since 01/16/2015. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 81915 (Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 6.2.4 / 7.1.4 / 8.0.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family MacOS X Local Security Checks.

Upgrading to version 6.2.4, 7.1.4 or 8.0.4 eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (101655) and Tenable (81915).







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Class: Code

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Nessus ID: 81915
Nessus Name: Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 6.2.4 / 7.1.4 / 8.0.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 802814
OpenVAS Name: Apple Safari Webkit Multiple Vulnerabilities -01 Mar15 (Mac OS X)
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Advisory: HT204560
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CVE: CVE-2015-1084 (🔍)
X-Force: 101655 - Apple Safari WebKit user interface phishing
SecurityTracker: 1031936 - Apple Safari Multiple WebKit Bugs Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code and Spoof URLs
Vulnerability Center: 49117 - Apple Safari Remote URL Spoofing due to Inconsistency in User Interface, Medium
SecurityFocus: 73176


Created: 03/19/2015 09:06 AM
Updated: 04/15/2022 08:14 PM
Changes: 03/19/2015 09:06 AM (71), 06/23/2017 10:24 AM (5), 04/15/2022 08:14 PM (4)
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