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: 2016/05/27

Modified: 2016/12/06

Dependencies: 4435

Nessus ID: 88047

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/01/20

Reference Information

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