MS13-087: Vulnerability in Silverlight Could Allow Information Disclosure (2890788) (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

A multimedia application framework installed on the remote Mac OS X
host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Microsoft Silverlight installed on the remote host is
reportedly affected by an information disclosure vulnerability due to
its failure to properly handle certain objects in memory.

If an attacker could trick a user on the affected system into visiting a
website hosting a malicious Silverlight application, the attacker could
leverage this vulnerability to disclose information from the affected
system, subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Silverlight 5.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70341 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62793

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3896

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