Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2004-01-26)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 12517
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The remote host is missing a Mac OS X security update.


The remote host is missing Security Update 2004-01-26.

This security update includes the following components :

- Apache 1.3
- Classic
- Mail
- Safari
- Windows File Sharing

For MacOS 10.1.5, it only includes the following :

- Mail

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


Install security update 2004-01-26. See for more details.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 12517

File Name: macosx_SecUpd20040126.nasl

Version: 1.16

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 7/6/2004

Updated: 7/14/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Required KB Items: Host/MacOSX/packages

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/26/2004

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/29/2003

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0085, CVE-2004-0086, CVE-2004-0087, CVE-2004-0088, CVE-2004-0089, CVE-2003-0789, CVE-2003-0542, CVE-2004-0092, CVE-2003-0542

BID: 9069

CWE: 119