Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2007-007)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 25830
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The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes various security issues.


The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.4 or 10.3 which does not have the security update 2007-007 applied.

This update contains several security fixes for the following programs :

- bzip2
- CFNetwork
- CoreAudio
- cscope
- gnuzip
- iChat
- Kerberos
- mDNSResponder
- PDFKit
- Quartz Composer
- Samba
- SquirrelMail
- Tomcat
- WebCore
- WebKit


Install the security update 2007-007 :

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 25830

File Name: macosx_SecUpd2007-007.nasl

Version: 1.18

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 8/2/2007

Updated: 7/14/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: Host/MacOSX/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/1/2007

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/9/2004

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Samba "username map script" Command Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3744, CVE-2007-2446, CVE-2007-1001, CVE-2007-1583, CVE-2007-1711, CVE-2007-1521, CVE-2007-1460, CVE-2007-1461, CVE-2007-1484, CVE-2007-1717, CVE-2006-2842, CVE-2007-0450, CVE-2005-0758, CVE-2006-4019, CVE-2005-2090, CVE-2007-1358, CVE-2007-1262, CVE-2007-2589, CVE-2007-2442, CVE-2007-2443, CVE-2007-2798, CVE-2007-2447, CVE-2006-6142, CVE-2004-2541, CVE-2007-1860, CVE-2006-3174, CVE-2007-2408, CVE-2004-0996, CVE-2007-3742, CVE-2007-3944, CVE-2007-0478, CVE-2007-2403, CVE-2007-2404, CVE-2007-3745, CVE-2007-3746, CVE-2007-3747, CVE-2007-3748, CVE-2007-2405, CVE-2007-2406, CVE-2007-2407, CVE-2007-2409, CVE-2007-2410, CVE-2007-1287, CVE-2005-3128

BID: 24653, 23972, 23973, 24195, 24196, 24197, 24198, 25159, 23910, 13582, 11697

CWE: 119, 20, 79, 16, 22, 352, 59