Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2005-005)

high Nessus Plugin ID 18189


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


The remote host is missing Security Update 2005-005. This security update contains fixes for the following applications :

- Apache
- AppKit
- AppleScript
- Bluetooth
- Directory Services
- Finder
- Foundation
- HelpViewer
- libXpm
- lukemftpd
- NetInfo
- ServerAdmin
- sudo
- Terminal

These programs have multiple vulnerabilities that could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.


Install Security Update 2005-005.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 18189

File Name: macosx_SecUpd2005-005.nasl

Version: 1.21

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 5/3/2005

Updated: 7/14/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

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

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: 6/9/2005

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/15/2004

Exploitable With

CANVAS (D2ExploitPack)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-0687, CVE-2004-0688, CVE-2004-1051, CVE-2004-1307, CVE-2004-1308, CVE-2005-0342, CVE-2005-0594, CVE-2005-1330, CVE-2005-1331, CVE-2005-1332, CVE-2005-1333, CVE-2005-1335, CVE-2005-1336, CVE-2005-1337, CVE-2005-1338, CVE-2005-1339, CVE-2005-1340, CVE-2005-1341, CVE-2005-1342, CVE-2005-1343, CVE-2005-1344

BID: 13503, 13502, 13500, 13496, 13494, 13491, 13488, 13486, 13480

CWE: 20