iTunes (for OS X) < 11.1.4 Tutorials Content Injection

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8096


The remote host is running a multimedia application that contains a content injection vulnerability.


Versions of iTunes earlier than 11.1.4 are affected by an error related to the iTunes Tutorial window that could allow an attacker in a privileged network location to inject content.


Upgrade to iTunes 11.1.4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 8096

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2013/01/30

Updated: 2019/03/06

Nessus ID: 72106

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:itunes

Patch Publication Date: 2013/01/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/01/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-1242

BID: 65088