Many of the Android applications display web content and also interact with it. This is possible by exposing a web browser as a standalone component and embedding it in the application. 490 more words
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May 7, Threatpost – (International) Apple fixes webkit vulnerabilities in Safari browser. Apple released an update for its Safari Web browser fixing multiple vulnerabilities in Webkit, including memory corruption and anchor element issues that could be exploited by an attacker to send users to malicious Web sites, leading to arbitrary code execution or unexpected application termination, as well as a state management problem in which unprivileged origins could access file system contents via a specially crafted Web page. Source
Multiple critical bugs in Apple’s Safari web browser are now patched, thanks to security updates for OS X Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite.
A new version of Safari’s browser released on Wednesday, fixes a handful of intrusive bugs that could allow an attacker to take control of a system using a malicious website. 358 more words
“The Safari update (8.0.6/7.1.6/6.2.6) is recommended for all OS X (Yosemite/Mavericks/Mountain Lion) users and contains improvements to security” — Apple (Mac App Store)
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