MS16-109: Security Update for Silverlight (3182373) (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

A multimedia application framework installed on the remote Mac OS X
host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Microsoft Silverlight installed on the remote Mac OS X
host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to
improper handling of objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this, by convincing a user to visit a website
containing a specially crafted Silverlight application, to execute
arbitrary code in the context of the current user.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-109

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Silverlight 5.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93463 ()

Bugtraq ID: 92837

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3367

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