Intrusion Prevention



This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a code-execution vulnerability in Apple Webkit.
This issue is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a web page with a misused "first-letter" css style. It may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Safari 4 (Mac OS X 10.4)
Safari 5 (Windows)
Safari 5 (Mac OS X 10.6)
Safari 5 (Mac OS X 10.5)


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

Recommended Actions

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CVE References