Apple TV < 12 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117588


The remote Apple TV device is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its banner, the version of Apple TV on the remote device is prior to 12. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as described in the HT209107 security advisory.

Note that only 4th and 5th generation models are affected by these vulnerabilities.


Upgrade to Apple TV version 1 or later. Note that this update is only available for 4th and 5th generation models.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117588

File Name: appletv_12.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2018/09/18

Updated: 2018/12/14

Dependencies: 93741

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-1777

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:apple_tv

Required KB Items: AppleTV/Version, AppleTV/Model, AppleTV/URL, AppleTV/Port

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/03/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1777, CVE-2018-4305, CVE-2018-4313, CVE-2018-4363, CVE-2018-5383

BID: 85054, 104879