Mac OS X < 10.5.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4682
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The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes various security issues.


The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.5 that is older than version 10.5.5. Mac OS X 10.5.5 contains security fixes for a number of programs.


Upgrade to version 10.5.5 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 4682

Family: Generic

Published: 9/16/2008

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 34211

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1447, CVE-2008-1483, CVE-2008-1657, CVE-2008-2376, CVE-2008-2327, CVE-2008-1382, CVE-2008-3613, CVE-2008-2713, CVE-2008-3627, CVE-2008-3610, CVE-2008-1387, CVE-2008-1833, CVE-2008-3626, CVE-2008-0314, CVE-2008-1836, CVE-2008-1837, CVE-2008-1835, CVE-2008-3608, CVE-2008-3609, CVE-2008-3611, CVE-2008-3616, CVE-2008-3617, CVE-2008-3618, CVE-2008-3619, CVE-2008-3621, CVE-2008-3622, CVE-2008-2305, CVE-2008-2329, CVE-2008-2330, CVE-2008-2331, CVE-2008-2332, CVE-2008-2312, CVE-2008-1100, CVE-2008-3615, CVE-2008-3635, CVE-2008-3624, CVE-2008-3625, CVE-2008-3614, CVE-2008-3628, CVE-2008-3215, CVE-2008-3629

BID: 28444, 28531, 30131, 30832, 28770, 28784, 28756, 29750, 31086, 31189

IAVA: 2008-A-0045