Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2008-005)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 33790

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VPR Score: 7.4


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 10.5 or 10.4 that does not have the security update 2008-005 applied.

This update contains security fixes for a number of programs.


Install Security Update 2008-005 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 33790

File Name: macosx_SecUpd2008-005.nasl

Version: 1.25

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2008/08/01

Updated: 2018/07/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

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:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Required KB Items: Host/MacOSX/packages, Host/uname

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/07/31

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4850, CVE-2007-5135, CVE-2007-6199, CVE-2007-6200, CVE-2008-0599, CVE-2008-0674, CVE-2008-1447, CVE-2008-2050, CVE-2008-2051, CVE-2008-2320, CVE-2008-2321, CVE-2008-2322, CVE-2008-2323, CVE-2008-2324, CVE-2008-2325, CVE-2008-2830, CVE-2008-2952

BID: 25831, 26638, 26639, 27413, 27786, 29009, 29831, 30013, 30131, 30487, 30488, 30489, 30490, 30492, 30493

Secunia: 31326

IAVA: 2008-A-0045

CWE: 16, 119, 189, 264, 399