iTunes < 8.1 Malicious Podcast Information Disclosure (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host contains an application that is affected by
a remote information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

The remote version of iTunes is affected by a remote information
disclosure vulnerability. By tricking a user on the affected host
into authenticating to a malicious podcast, an attacker could gain the
user's iTunes account information.

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 : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35915 (macosx_itunes_8_1.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34094

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0143