Posted by: macintoshsisters | January 12, 2007

New Mac OS X Exploit disclosed

New Mac OS X exploit disclosed
Auto-launch feature in Safari leaves door open for attack
Shaun Nichols in California, vnunet.com

Security researchers have posted exploit code for a bug in Apple’s Safari browser
Security researchers have posted exploit code for a Mac OS X vulnerability that runs through Apple’s Safari web browser.

A successful exploit could allow for remote code execution, according to the original posting of the vulnerability. Security firm Secunia gave the vulnerability its second-highest rating of ‘highly critical’.

FULL article at ITWeek

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