Apple iTunes < 11.2.1 User Directory Insecure Permissions Vulnerability (uncredentialed check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application that is affected by an
insecure permissions vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Apple iTunes on the remote host is prior to version
11.2.1. It is, therefore, affected by an insecure permissions

An insecure permissions vulnerability exists when the '/Users' and
'/Users/Shared' directories have world-writable permissions. This can
allow a local attacker to manipulate the contents or gain escalated

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied
only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Apple iTunes 11.2.1 or later.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Peer-To-Peer File Sharing

Nessus Plugin ID: 74092 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67457

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1347