Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2011-003)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes several
security issues.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.6 that does not
have Security Update 2011-003 applied. This security update contains
fixes for the following issues :

- A definition for OSX.MacDefender.A has been added to the
malware check within File Quarantine.

- The system will now check daily for updates to the File
Quarantine malware definition list by default.

- The update will search for and remove known variants of
the MacDefender malware.

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4657
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/May/msg00000.html

Solution :

Install Security Update 2011-003 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 54935 ()

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