Apple TV < 5.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote device is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its banner, the remote Apple TV 2nd generation or later
device is missing Software Update 5.2. It is, therefore, reportedly
affected by several vulnerabilities :

- Failure to properly validate that the user-mode pointer
and length passed to the copyin and copyout functions
could allow a user-mode process to directly access
kernel memory if the length is smaller than one page.

- An out-of-bounds read error in the Broadcom BCM4325 /
BCM4329 firmware could allow a remote attacker on the
same Wi-Fi network to cause an unexpected system
termination by sending a specially crafted RSN (802.11i)
information element. (CVE-2012-2619)

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Apple TV 5.2 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 64456 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56184

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2619