Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2012-002) (BEAST)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 59067
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VPR Score: 7.4


The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes multiple security vulnerabilities.


The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.6 that does not have Security Update 2012-002 applied. This update contains multiple security-related fixes for the following components :

- curl
- Directory Service
- ImageIO
- libarchive
- libsecurity
- libxml
- Quartz Composer
- QuickTime
- Ruby
- Samba
- Security Framework


Install Security Update 2012-002 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 59067

File Name: macosx_SecUpd2012-002.nasl

Version: 1.23

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 5/10/2012

Updated: 7/14/2018

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

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

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/MacOSX/Version, Host/MacOSX/packages/boms

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/9/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/21/2011

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Samba SetInformationPolicy AuditEventsInfo Heap Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1182, CVE-2011-1167, CVE-2011-1944, CVE-2011-2821, CVE-2011-2834, CVE-2011-3328, CVE-2011-3919, CVE-2011-1005, CVE-2011-3389, CVE-2012-0870, CVE-2011-2692, CVE-2011-4815, CVE-2011-1777, CVE-2011-1778, CVE-2011-1004, CVE-2012-0658, CVE-2011-0241, CVE-2012-0657, CVE-2012-0659, CVE-2012-0651, CVE-2012-0660, CVE-2012-0662, CVE-2012-0654, CVE-2012-0655

BID: 46951, 49778, 52103, 51198, 47737, 48056, 49279, 49658, 46458, 46460, 52973, 51300, 48618, 48833, 53465, 53467, 53469, 53458, 53462, 53468, 53471, 53473, 49744

CERT: 864643

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2012-05-09-1