Apple Xcode < 6.2 (Mac OS X)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81758


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: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2015/03/11

Modified: 2016/06/13

Dependencies: 61412

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

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: 2015/03/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/07/31

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

OSVDB: 109748, 109996, 115921, 115922, 116041

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