Mac OS X 10.8 < 10.8.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 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 10.8 that is older
than version 10.8.5. The newer version contains numerous security-
related fixes for the following components :

- Apache
- Bind
- Certificate Trust Policy
- CoreGraphics
- ImageIO
- Installer
- IPSec
- Kernel
- Mobile Device Management
- OpenSSL
- PHP
- PostgreSQL
- Power Management
- QuickTime
- Screen Lock
- sudo

This update also addresses an issue in which certain Unicode strings
could cause applications to unexpectedly quit.

Note that successful exploitation of the most serious issues could
result in arbitrary code execution.

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5880
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2013/Sep/msg00002.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/528594/30/0/threaded

Solution :

Upgrade to Mac OS X 10.8.5 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true