macOS : macOS Server < 5.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update for macOS Server.

Description :

The version of macOS Server (formerly known as Mac OS X Server)
installed on the remote host is prior to 5.4. It is, therefore,
affected by the multiple Buffer Overflow DoS vulnerabilities in

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to macOS Server version 5.4 or later. Note that macOS Server
version 5.4 is available only for macOS 10.12.4 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.2
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103531 ()

Bugtraq ID: 99893

CVE ID: CVE-2017-10978

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