Apple iTunes < 12.10.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (uncredentialed check) (HT211105)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 135031


An application installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities


The version of Apple iTunes installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 12.10.5. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the HT211105 advisory. Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

- A buffer overflow issue in libxm12 had issues with size validation and buffer overflow. (CVE-2020-3910, CVE-2020-3909, CVE-2020-3911)

- A type confusion issue in WebKit could lead to the execution of malicious crafted code (CVE-2020-3901)

- A Memory corruption issue in WebKit could cause a arbitary code execution vulnerability (CVE-2020-3895, CVE-2020-3900)

Additional vulnerabilities are detailed HT211105 in the advisory.


Upgrade to Apple iTunes version 12.10.5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 135031

File Name: itunes_12_10_5_banner.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Published: 3/31/2020

Updated: 5/13/2022

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-3899


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: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:itunes

Required KB Items: installed_sw/iTunes DAAP

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/20/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/20/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-3885, CVE-2020-3887, CVE-2020-3894, CVE-2020-3895, CVE-2020-3897, CVE-2020-3899, CVE-2020-3900, CVE-2020-3901, CVE-2020-3902, CVE-2020-3909, CVE-2020-3910, CVE-2020-3911, CVE-2020-9783

APPLE-SA: HT211105, APPLE-SA-2020-03-20