Mac OS X 10.10.x < 10.10.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79310


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


The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.10.x that is prior to version 10.10.1. This update contains several security-related fixes for the following components :

- CFNetwork
- Spotlight
- System Profiler About This Mac
- WebKit

Note that successful exploitation of the most serious of these issues can result in arbitrary code execution.


Upgrade to Mac OS X 10.10.1 or later.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79310

File Name: macosx_10_10_1.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: combined

Agent: macosx

Published: 2014/11/18

Updated: 2019/11/25

Dependencies: 11936, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-4459

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/11/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4453, CVE-2014-4458, CVE-2014-4459, CVE-2014-4460

BID: 71135, 71139, 71144

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2014-11-17-2