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

critical Nessus Plugin ID 33790
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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 10.5 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: 8/1/2008

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/uname, Host/MacOSX/packages

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/31/2008

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

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

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

CWE: 119, 189, 264, 399, 16

IAVA: 2008-A-0045

Secunia: 31326