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Category:   OS (Other)  >   Apple iOS Vendors:   Apple
(Apple Issues Fix for Apple iOS) Apple Safari WebKit Memory Corruption Errors Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1040745
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1040745
CVE Reference:   CVE-2018-4200, CVE-2018-4204   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 24 2018
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   Two vulnerabilities were reported in Apple Safari. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system. Apple iOS is affected.

A remote user can create specially crafted web content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a memory corruption error in the WebKit component and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system [CVE-2018-4200, CVE-2018-4204].

Richard Zhu (fluorescence) (via Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative) and Ivan Fratric of Google Project Zero reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   Apple has issued a fix for Apple iOS (11.3.1).

The Apple advisory is available at:

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208743

Vendor URL:  support.apple.com/en-us/HT208743 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error

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