iTunes < 8.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (uncredentialed check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application that may be affected by
multiple vulerabilites.

Description :

According to its banner, the version of iTunes installed on the remote
host is older than 8.1. Such versions may be affected by multiple
vulnerabilities :

- It may be possible to cause a denial of service by
sending a maliciously crafted DAAP header to the
application. Note that this flaw only affects iTunes
running on a Windows host. (CVE-2009-0016)

- When subscribing to a podcast an authentication dialog
may be presented without clarifying the origin of the
authentication request. An attacker could exploit this
flaw in order to steal the user's iTunes credentials.
(CVE-2009-0143)

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3487
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Mar/msg00001.html

Solution :

Upgrade to iTunes 8.1 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Peer-To-Peer File Sharing

Nessus Plugin ID: 35914 (itunes_8_1_banner.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34094

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0016
CVE-2009-0143