Criticality level Highly critical
Impact System access
Where From remote
A vulnerability has been discovered in Apple Safari, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error in the handling of parent windows and can result in a function call using an invalid pointer. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary code when a user e.g. visits a specially crafted web page and closes opened pop-up windows.
Apple Safari Information Disclosure and Code Executionhttp://secunia.com/advisories/39670/
Last Update 2010-05-11