APPLE-SA-2014-12-22-1 OS X NTP Security Update (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update.

Description :

The remote Mac OS X host contains a version of the NTP daemon that is
affected by multiple stack-based buffer overflow vulnerabilities that
can allow remote arbitrary code execution.

See also :

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT6601
http://www.nessus.org/u?90b0a302

Solution :

Install the vendor-supplied security patch for APPLE-SA-2014-12-22-1.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80227 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71761

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9295

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