Intrusion Prevention

Apple.Safari.servePendingRequests.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a remote Denial of Service vulnerability in Apple 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

WebKit Open Source Project WebKit
Apple Safari 4.0.1
Apple Safari 4 for Windows
Apple Safari 4

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the patch, available from the web site.
http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/44519

CVE References

CVE-2009-2419