Apple TV < 6.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 72962
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VPR Score: 6.7


The remote device is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its banner, the remote Apple TV 2nd generation or later device is prior to 6.1. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities, the most serious issues of which could result in arbitrary code execution.


Upgrade to Apple TV 6.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 72962

File Name: appletv_6_1.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 3/12/2014

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: appletv_detect.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 6.7

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:apple:apple_tv:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: www/appletv

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/10/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/15/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2088, CVE-2013-6629, CVE-2013-5199, CVE-2013-5228, CVE-2013-5197, CVE-2014-1267, CVE-2014-1271, CVE-2014-1273, CVE-2014-1272, CVE-2014-1275, CVE-2014-1278, CVE-2014-1280, CVE-2014-1282, CVE-2014-1287, CVE-2014-1279, CVE-2013-5225, CVE-2013-2928, CVE-2013-2909, CVE-2014-1269, CVE-2013-2926, CVE-2014-1270, CVE-2013-5198, CVE-2013-6625, CVE-2013-6635, CVE-2013-5196, CVE-2014-1289, CVE-2014-1290, CVE-2014-1291, CVE-2014-1292, CVE-2014-1293, CVE-2014-1294

BID: 63676, 54270, 65781, 65780, 65779, 63024, 63028, 63672, 66088, 64361, 64354, 64356, 64358, 64359, 64360, 64362, 66089, 66090

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2014-03-10-2