macOS and Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2018-002)

high Nessus Plugin ID 108787
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The remote host is missing a macOS or Mac OS X security update that fixes multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote host is running Mac OS X 10.11.6 or Mac OS X 10.12.6 and is missing a security update. It is therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities affecting the following components :

- CFNetwork Session
- CoreFoundation
- CoreTypes
- curl
- Disk Images
- iCloud Drive
- Kernel
- kext tools
- LaunchServices
- PluginKit
- Security
- Storage
- Terminal


Install Security Update 2018-002 or later for 10.11.x or Security Update 2018-002 or later for 10.12.x.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 108787

File Name: macosx_SecUpd2018-002.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 4/2/2018

Updated: 6/19/2019

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-13911


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

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

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x, cpe:/o:apple:macos

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/MacOSX/Version, Host/MacOSX/packages/boms

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/29/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/29/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-13890, CVE-2017-13911, CVE-2017-15412, CVE-2017-7151, CVE-2017-8816, CVE-2018-4104, CVE-2018-4106, CVE-2018-4108, CVE-2018-4112, CVE-2018-4131, CVE-2018-4136, CVE-2018-4139, CVE-2018-4144, CVE-2018-4150, CVE-2018-4151, CVE-2018-4154, CVE-2018-4155, CVE-2018-4156, CVE-2018-4158, CVE-2018-4175, CVE-2018-4176

BID: 101998, 102098, 103579, 103581, 103582