Apple iOS < 5.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 60028
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Report iOS devices older than 5.1.


The mobile device is running a version of iOS that is older than version 5.1. Version 5.1 contains numerous security-related fixes for the following vulnerabilities :

- Apple iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch prior to iOS 5.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (CVE-2012-0641)

- Apple Mac OS X Integer Overflow Vulnerability (CVE-2011-3453)

- Google Chrome prior to 15.0.874.102 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-3887)

- WebKit Multiple Unspecified Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities (CVE-2012-0590)

- Google Chrome prior to 13.0.782.215 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-2825)

- WebKit Multiple Unspecified Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-2833)

- Google Chrome prior to 14.0.835.163 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-2846)

- Google Chrome prior to 14.0.835.202 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-2877)

- Google Chrome prior to 15.0.874.120 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-3897)

- Google Chrome prior to 16.0.912.63 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-3908)

- WebKit SVG Tags Use-After-Free Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2011-3928)

- Google Chrome prior to 16.0.912.77 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities (CVE-2012-0591)

- WebKit Array.Splice Method Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (CVE-2012-0592)


Apple has released a set of patches for your iOS-based device.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 60028

File Name: apple_ios_51_check.nbin

Version: 1.79

Type: local

Published: 6/19/2012

Updated: 7/12/2021

Dependencies: mdm_dependency_lock.nbin

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os

Required KB Items: mdm/dependency/unlocked

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/31/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2825, CVE-2011-2833, CVE-2011-2846, CVE-2011-2847, CVE-2011-2854, CVE-2011-2855, CVE-2011-2857, CVE-2011-2860, CVE-2011-2867, CVE-2011-2868, CVE-2011-2869, CVE-2011-2870, CVE-2011-2871, CVE-2011-2872, CVE-2011-2873, CVE-2011-2877, CVE-2011-3453, CVE-2011-3881, CVE-2011-3885, CVE-2011-3887, CVE-2011-3888, CVE-2011-3897, CVE-2011-3908, CVE-2011-3909, CVE-2011-3928, CVE-2012-0585, CVE-2012-0586, CVE-2012-0587, CVE-2012-0588, CVE-2012-0589, CVE-2012-0590, CVE-2012-0591, CVE-2012-0592, CVE-2012-0593, CVE-2012-0594, CVE-2012-0595, CVE-2012-0596, CVE-2012-0597, CVE-2012-0598, CVE-2012-0599, CVE-2012-0600, CVE-2012-0601, CVE-2012-0602, CVE-2012-0603, CVE-2012-0604, CVE-2012-0605, CVE-2012-0606, CVE-2012-0607, CVE-2012-0608, CVE-2012-0609, CVE-2012-0610, CVE-2012-0611, CVE-2012-0612, CVE-2012-0613, CVE-2012-0614, CVE-2012-0615, CVE-2012-0616, CVE-2012-0617, CVE-2012-0618, CVE-2012-0619, CVE-2012-0620, CVE-2012-0621, CVE-2012-0622, CVE-2012-0623, CVE-2012-0624, CVE-2012-0625, CVE-2012-0626, CVE-2012-0627, CVE-2012-0628, CVE-2012-0629, CVE-2012-0630, CVE-2012-0631, CVE-2012-0632, CVE-2012-0633, CVE-2012-0635, CVE-2012-0641, CVE-2012-0642, CVE-2012-0643, CVE-2012-0644, CVE-2012-0645, CVE-2012-0646

BID: 49279, 49658, 49938, 50360, 50642, 51041, 51641, 51807, 52364, 52365, 52367, 52956, 53148