A vulnerability in the way Apple Mac OS X handles specially crafted URLs may allow an attacker to execute script in the context of another site..
According to Apple Safari 3.1.1:
An issue exists in WebKit's handling of URLs containing a colon character in the host name. Opening a maliciously crafted URL may lead to a cross-site scripting attack. This update addresses the issue through improved handling of URLs.
This vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute script in the context of another site.
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This issue is adressed in Apple Safari 3.1.1 . Apple credits Robert Swiecki of the Google Security Team, and David Bloom for reporting this issue.
|Date First Published:||2008-04-18|
|Date Last Updated:||2008-04-18 19:58 UTC|