This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote host is missing a Mac OS X security update that fixes a
local security bypass vulnerability.
The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.8 that is missing
the OS X v10.8.5 Supplemental Update. This update fixes a logic issue
in verification of authentication credentials by Directory Services,
which could otherwise allow a local attacker to bypass password
See also :
Install the OS X v10.8.5 Supplemental Update.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 70301 ()
Bugtraq ID: 62812
CVE ID: CVE-2013-5163
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