Apple Mac OS X Wiki Server Weblog SACL Security Bypass

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 45440


The remote host is affected by a security bypass vulnerability.


The remote Mac OS X Server Web Services installation contains a version of the Wiki Server component that is affected by a security bypass vulnerability due to a failure to check the service access control lists (SACLs) during the creation of a user's weblog. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to publish content to the Wiki Server.


Upgrade to Mac OS X version 10.6.3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 45440

File Name: macosx_server_wiki_acl_bypass.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2010/04/08

Updated: 2018/07/17

Dependencies: 45439

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: www/macosx_web_svcs_srv

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/29

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/03/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0534

BID: 39291