Mac OS X 10.9.x < 10.9.5 / 10.10.x < 10.10.5 / 10.11.x < 10.11.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9437


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


The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X version 10.11.x prior to 10.11.1 and the following components contain vulnerabilities :

- mDNSResponder


Upgrade to Mac OS X 10.11.1 or later. If 10.11.x cannot be obtained, versions 10.10.5 and 10.11.1 have also been patched for these vulnerabilities.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 9437

Published: 7/29/2016

Updated: 3/6/2019

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 6/20/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/20/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7987, CVE-2015-7988

BID: 91323