Apple Safari WebKit PCRE Handling Integer Overflow VulnerabilityZDI-08-022: April 16th, 2008
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Apple Safari. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page.
Vendor ResponseApple has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2008-03-27 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2008-04-16 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Charlie Miller, Jake Honoroff and Mark Daniel