This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
The remote Mac OS X 10.4 host is running a version of Java for Mac OS
X that is older than release 6.
The remote version of this software contains several security
vulnerabilities that may allow a rogue Java applet to escalate its
privileges and to add or remove arbitrary items from the user's
To exploit these flaws, an attacker would need to lure an attacker
into executing a rogue Java applet.
See also :
Upgrade to Java for Mac OS X 10.4 release 6.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 29702 (macosx_java_rel6.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-4339