Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9326

Synopsis

The remote host is missing a critical Mac OS X patch update.

Description

The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X version 10.11.x prior to 10.11.3 and is 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 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: 9326

Published: 5/27/2016

Updated: 3/6/2019

Nessus ID: 88047

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

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:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/25/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/20/2016

Reference Information

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