Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 88047

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X that is 10.11.x prior to 10.11.3. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the following components :

- AppleGraphicsPowerManagement
- Disk Images
- IOAcceleratorFamily
- IOHIDFamily
- IOKit
- Kernel
- libxslt
- OSA Scripts
- syslog

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

Solution

Upgrade to Mac OS X version 10.11.3 or later.

See Also

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT205731

http://www.nessus.org/u?e3fa4477

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 88047

File Name: macosx_10_11_3.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: combined

Agent: macosx

Published: 2016/01/21

Updated: 2018/07/14

Dependencies: 11936, 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/01/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7995, CVE-2016-1716, CVE-2016-1717, CVE-2016-1718, CVE-2016-1719, CVE-2016-1720, CVE-2016-1721, CVE-2016-1722, CVE-2016-1729

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2016-01-19-2