iTunes < 9.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host contains an application affected by multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote version of iTunes is older than 9.1. Such versions are
potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An infinite loop in the application's handling of
imported MP4 podcast files may lead to an application
crash and prevent subsequent operation. (CVE-2010-0531)

- Syncing a mobile device may allow a local user to gain
the privileges of the console user due to an insecure
file operation in the handling of log files.
(CVE-2010-1768)

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4105
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010/Mar/msg00003.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/19388

Solution :

Upgrade to iTunes 9.1 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
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: 45389 (macosx_itunes_9_1.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 39113
42538

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0531
CVE-2010-1768