#VU26426 Buffer overflow in Apple Safari

Published: 2020-03-27 | Updated: 2020-03-27

Vulnerability identifier: #VU26426

Vulnerability risk: High


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-3895


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability:

Vulnerable software:
Apple Safari
Client/Desktop applications / Web browsers

Vendor: Apple Inc.


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when processing maliciously crafted web content. A remote attacker can trick a victim to open a specially crafted file or visit a malicious page, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

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Vulnerable software versions

Apple Safari: 0.8 - 13.0.3

Fixed software versions


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