Mac OS X 10.8.x < 10.8.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 69877
SynopsisThe remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes several security issues.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.8.x that is prior to 10.8.5. The newer version contains multiple security-related fixes for the following components :
- Certificate Trust Policy
- Mobile Device Management
- Power Management
- Screen Lock
This update also addresses an issue in which certain Unicode strings could cause applications to unexpectedly quit.
Note that successful exploitation of the most serious issues could result in arbitrary code execution.
SolutionUpgrade to Mac OS X 10.8.5 or later.