Microsoft Silverlight < 5.1.41105.0 Multiple Vulnerabilities (MS15-128) (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

A multimedia application framework installed on the remote Mac OS X
host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Microsoft Silverlight installed on the remote host is
affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities due to
improper handling of embedded fonts by the Windows font library. A
remote attacker can exploit these by convincing a user to open a file
or visit a website containing a specially crafted embedded font,
resulting in execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Silverlight 5.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87250 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6106

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now