Apple TV < 9.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9336


The version of this Apple TV device is not current and is thus unpatched for multiple vulnerabilities.


Versions of Apple TV earlier than 9.2 are unpatched for vulnerabilities in the following components :

- FontParser (CVE-2016-1740)
- HTTPProtocol (CVE-2015-8659)
- IOHIDFamily (CVE-2016-1748)
- Kernel (CVE-2016-1750)
- Kernel (CVE-2016-1753)
- Kernel (CVE-2016-1751)
- Kernel (CVE-2016-1754, CVE-2016-1755)
- Kernel (CVE-2016-1752)
- libxml2 (CVE-2015-1819, CVE-2015-5312, CVE-2015-7499, CVE-2015-7500, CVE-2015-7942, CVE-2015-8035, CVE-2015-8242, CVE-2016-1762)
- Security (CVE-2016-1950)
- TrueTypeScaler (CVE-2016-1775)
- WebKit (CVE-2016-1783)
- WebKit History (CVE-2016-1784)
- Wi-Fi (CVE-2016-0801, CVE-2016-0802)


Upgrade Apple TV to 9.2, or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 9336

Published: 2016/05/27

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 6485

Nessus ID: 90309

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

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


Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:apple_tv

Patch Publication Date: 2016/03/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/11/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1819, CVE-2015-5312, CVE-2015-7499, CVE-2015-7500, CVE-2015-7942, CVE-2015-8035, CVE-2015-8242, CVE-2015-8659, CVE-2016-0801, CVE-2016-0802, CVE-2016-1740, CVE-2016-1748, CVE-2016-1750, CVE-2016-1751, CVE-2016-1752, CVE-2016-1753, CVE-2016-1754, CVE-2016-1755, CVE-2016-1762, CVE-2016-1775, CVE-2016-1783, CVE-2016-1784, CVE-2016-1950

BID: 75570, 77390, 77681, 79507, 79509, 79536, 79562, 80438