Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2003-12-19)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 12516


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


The remote host is missing Security Update 2003-12-19.

This security update includes the following components :

- AFP Server
- cd9600.util
- Directory Services
- fetchmail
- fs_usage
- rsync
- System Initialization

For MacOS X 10.3, it also includes :

- ASN.1 Decoding for PKI

This update contains various fixes which may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.


Install security update 2003-12-19. For more information, see

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 12516

File Name: macosx_SecUpd20031219.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2004/07/06

Updated: 2018/07/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Required KB Items: Host/MacOSX/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2003/12/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/10/20

Exploitable With


Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-1007, CVE-2003-1008, CVE-2003-1010, CVE-2003-1011, CVE-2003-1006, CVE-2003-0962, CVE-2003-1009, CVE-2003-0851, CVE-2003-0792