Intrusion Prevention

Apple.WebKit.SelectionController.Marquee.Event.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a code-execution vulnerability in
Apple Webkit.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a
´marquee´ CSS and ´onscroll´ element. It allows a remote attacker to execute
arbitrary code via sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Apple's Safari 4.0.4

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version, available from the vendor's web site:
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4196

CVE References

CVE-2010-1399