MacOS X Version Unsupported

critical Nessus Plugin ID 12521
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Synopsis

The remote host is using an unsupported version of Mac OS X.

Description

The version of Mac OS X on the remote system is unsupported, and therefore unable to receive the latest security updates from Apple.

Solution

Upgrade to an up-to-date version of Mac OS X.

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 12521

File Name: macosx_version.nasl

Version: Revision: 1.25

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 7/6/2004

Updated: 9/24/2015

Dependencies: os_fingerprint.nasl, ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

Required KB Items: Host/OS

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0743, CVE-2004-0744, CVE-2004-0485

BID: 10904, 10406, 10401, 10400