Mac OS X 10.6 < 10.6.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 800785
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Synopsis

The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes a security issue.

Description

Versions of Mac OS X 10.6 earlier than 10.6.6 are potentially affected by a security issue. Mac OS X 10.6.6 contains a security fix for the following product :

- PackageKit

Solution

Upgrade to Mac OS X 10.6.6 or later.

See Also

support.apple.com/kb/HT4498

lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2011/Jan/msg00000.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 800785

Published: 1/6/2011

Updated: 1/6/2011

Nessus ID: 51423

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 1/6/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/6/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4013

BID: 45693