How to Buy
This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote host has a version of Java that is affected by multiple
The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Java for Mac OS X
10.6 that is missing Update 9, which updates the Java version to
1.6.0_33. As such, it is affected by several security
vulnerabilities, the most serious of which may allow an untrusted Java
applet to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the current
user outside the Java sandbox.
In addition, the Java browser plugin and Java Web Start are
deactivated if they remain unused for 35 days or do not meet the
criteria for minimum safe version.
See also :
Upgrade to Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 9, which includes version
13.8.0 of the JavaVM Framework.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59463 ()
Bugtraq ID: 5313653946539475394953950539515395353954539585395953960
CVE ID: CVE-2012-0551CVE-2012-1711CVE-2012-1713CVE-2012-1716CVE-2012-1718CVE-2012-1719CVE-2012-1721CVE-2012-1722CVE-2012-1723CVE-2012-1724CVE-2012-1725
Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.