POLICY-OTHER file URI scheme attempt
Apple Safari before 5.1.1 on Mac OS X does not enforce an intended policy for file: URLs, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted web site.
CVSS base score 6.8
CVSS impact score 6.4
CVSS exploitability score 8.6
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
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CVE Additional Information
CVE-2011-3230Apple Safari before 5.1.1 on Mac OS X does not enforce an intended policy for file: URLs, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted web site.
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