Mac OS X 10.5.x < 10.5.8 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 40502

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VPR Score: 8.9


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.x that is prior to 10.5.8.

Mac OS X 10.5.8 contains security fixes for the following products :

- bzip2
- CFNetwork
- ColorSync
- CoreTypes
- Dock
- Image RAW
- ImageIO
- Kernel
- launchd
- Login Window
- MobileMe
- Networking
- XQuery


Upgrade to Mac OS X 10.5.8 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 40502

File Name: macosx_10_5_8.nasl

Version: 1.23

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2009/08/05

Updated: 2018/07/16

Dependencies: 11936, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 8.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/08/05

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-0674, CVE-2008-1372, CVE-2009-0040, CVE-2009-0151, CVE-2009-1235, CVE-2009-1720, CVE-2009-1721, CVE-2009-1722, CVE-2009-1723, CVE-2009-1726, CVE-2009-1727, CVE-2009-1728, CVE-2009-2188, CVE-2009-2190, CVE-2009-2191, CVE-2009-2192, CVE-2009-2193, CVE-2009-2194

BID: 27786, 28286, 33827, 34203, 35838, 36025

CWE: 16, 94, 119, 134, 189, 255, 264, 399