Mac OS X < 10.9.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8138


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


The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X that is older than 10.9.2. The newer version contains numerous security-related fixes for the following components :

- Apache


- Certificate Trust Policy

- CoreAnimation

- CoreText

- curl

- Data Security

- Date and Time

- File Bookmark

- Finder

- ImageIO

- NVIDIA Drivers


- QuickLook

- QuickTime

An attacker could leverage the most serious of these issues to execute arbitrary code.


Upgrade to OS X 10.9.2 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 8138

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2/26/2014

Updated: 3/6/2019

Nessus ID: 72687

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

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:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Patch Publication Date: 2/25/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/25/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1862, CVE-2013-1896, CVE-2013-4073, CVE-2013-4113, CVE-2013-4248, CVE-2013-5986, CVE-2013-5987, CVE-2013-6420, CVE-2013-6629, CVE-2014-1245, CVE-2014-1246, CVE-2014-1247, CVE-2014-1248, CVE-2014-1249, CVE-2014-1250, CVE-2014-1252, CVE-2014-1254, CVE-2014-1255, CVE-2014-1256, CVE-2014-1258, CVE-2014-1259, CVE-2014-1261, CVE-2014-1262, CVE-2014-1263, CVE-2014-1264, CVE-2014-1265, CVE-2014-1266

BID: 59826, 60843, 61128, 61129, 61776, 63676, 64225, 64525, 65113, 65208, 65738, 65777