Mac OS X 10.9.5 / 10.10.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Security Update 2016-003)

High Nessus Plugin ID 91229


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 that is 10.9.5 or 10.10.5 and is missing Security Update 2016-003. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities in the following components :

- Captive Network Assistant
- libxml2
- libxslt
- OpenGL

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


Install Security Update 2016-003 or later.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 91229

File Name: macosx_SecUpd2016-003.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2016/05/19

Modified: 2016/11/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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


Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/MacOSX/Version, Host/MacOSX/packages/boms

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/05/17

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/05/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1791, CVE-2016-1833, CVE-2016-1834, CVE-2016-1835, CVE-2016-1836, CVE-2016-1837, CVE-2016-1838, CVE-2016-1839, CVE-2016-1840, CVE-2016-1800, CVE-2016-1841, CVE-2016-1847

BID: 90696

OSVDB: 138565, 138566, 138567, 138568, 138569, 138570, 138572, 138573, 138575, 138584, 138585, 138593

APPLE-SA: APPLE-SA-2016-05-16-4