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Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2005-2516
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:51:58
Published 19 Aug 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Safari in Mac OS X 10.3.9 and 10.4.2, when rendering Rich Text Format (RTF) files, can directly access URLs without performing the normal security checks, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.3.9

  • Apple Mac Os X 10.4.2


  • Apple Safari


CERT - TA05-229A

CERT-VN - VU#709220

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2005-08-15

APPLE - APPLE-SA-2005-08-17

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:32