iTunes < 12.7 Data Sync Vulnerability (Mac OS)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 103508

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VPR Score: 3.6

Synopsis

The remote host contains an application that is affected by an insecure permissions vulnerability.

Description

The version of iTunes installed on the remote Mac OS X host is older than 12.7. It is, therefore, affected by a data sync vulnerability.

Solution

Upgrade to iTunes 12.7 or later.

See Also

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208140

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 103508

File Name: macosx_itunes_12_7.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2017/09/27

Updated: 2019/11/12

Dependencies: 25997

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-7079

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:itunes

Required KB Items: Host/MacOSX/Version, installed_sw/iTunes

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/09/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7079

BID: 100983

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2017-09-25-7