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CVE-2014-4459 Detail


Use-after-free vulnerability in WebKit, as used in Apple OS X before 10.10.1, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted page objects in an HTML document.

Evaluator Description

CWE-416: Use After Free Per an Apple Security Advisory Apple TV before 7.0.3 was also vulnerable. Per an Apple Security Advisory Apple iOS before 8.1.3 was also vulnerable. Per an Apple Security Advisory Apple Safari before versions 8.0.1, 7.1.1 and 6.2.1 were also vulnerable. These product additions are reflected in the vulnerable configuration.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2014/Dec/msg00000.html Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2014/Nov/msg00001.html Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jan/msg00000.html Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jan/msg00001.html Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Jun/msg00006.html Mailing List  Vendor Advisory 
http://support.apple.com/HT204245 Vendor Advisory 
http://support.apple.com/HT204246 Vendor Advisory 
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6596 Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71144 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031230 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/98784 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204419 Vendor Advisory 
https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT6591 Vendor Advisory 
https://support.apple.com/kb/HT204949 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

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Change History

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Apple Inc.