Intrusion Prevention

Apple.Safari.document.location.hash.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a remote Denial of Service vulnerability in Apple's Safari for Windows web browser.
If a legitimate user can be enticed to access a specially crafted web page, the Safari web browser will crash.

Affected Products

Apple Safari 3.0.3 Beta for Windows
Apple Safari 3.0.2 Beta for Windows
Apple Safari 3.0.1 Beta for Windows
Apple Safari 3 Beta for Windows

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply patch, available from the web site.
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Nov/msg00003.html

CVE References

CVE-2007-4812