Apple iTunes U < 3.8.3 A Vulnerability (uncredentialed check)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 158980


An application installed on the remote host is affected by a vulnerability


The version of Apple iTunes U installed on the remote iOS host is prior to 3.8.3. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the HT212809 advisory.

- ** REJECT ** DO NOT USE THIS CANDIDATE NUMBER. ConsultIDs: none. Reason: This candidate was withdrawn by the CVE program. Notes: none. (CVE-2021-30862)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Apple iTunes U version 3.8.3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 158980

File Name: itunes_3_8_3_banner.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Published: 3/16/2022

Updated: 3/17/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.0


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-30862


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:itunes

Required KB Items: installed_sw/iTunes DAAP

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/15/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/24/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-30862

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2021-09-15, HT212809