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: 8/5/2009

Updated: 7/16/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl, os_fingerprint.nasl

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:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/5/2009

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/5/2009

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

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

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

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