iTunes < 11.1.4 Tutorials Content Injection (Mac OS X)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 72106


The remote host contains a multimedia application that has a content injection vulnerability.


The version of iTunes installed on the remote Mac OS X host is a version prior to 11.1.4. It is, therefore, affected by an error related to the iTunes Tutorials window that could allow an attacker in a privileged network location to inject content.


Upgrade to iTunes 11.1.4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 72106

File Name: macosx_itunes_11_1_4.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2014/01/23

Modified: 2017/05/10

Dependencies: 25997

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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


Base Score: 4.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:N/I:L/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:itunes

Required KB Items: Host/MacOSX/Version, installed_sw/iTunes

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/01/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/10/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1242

BID: 65088

OSVDB: 102410

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2014-01-22-1