Apple Xcode < 6.2 (Mac OS X)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 81758
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The remote host has an application installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The Apple Xcode installed on the remote Mac OS X host is prior to version 6.2. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Numerous errors exist related to the bundled version of Apache Subversion. (CVE-2014-3522, CVE-2014-3528, CVE-2014-3580, CVE-2014-8108)

- An error exists related to the bundled version of Git that allows arbitrary files to be added to the .git folder. (CVE-2014-9390)


Upgrade to Apple Xcode version 6.2 or later, which is available for OS X 10.9.4 (Mavericks) or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81758

File Name: macosx_xcode_6_2.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 3/11/2015

Updated: 5/5/2020

Dependencies: macosx_xcode_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-3528


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Temporal Score: 3.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:xcode

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/MacOSX/Version, installed_sw/Apple Xcode

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/9/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/31/2014

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Malicious Git and Mercurial HTTP Server For CVE-2014-9390)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3522, CVE-2014-3528, CVE-2014-3580, CVE-2014-8108, CVE-2014-9390

BID: 68995, 69237, 71725, 71726, 71732

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2015-03-09-4