Mac OS X 10.11.x < 10.11.4 RCE

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9439


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 10.11.4 and the following components contain vulnerabilities :

- libxml2


Upgrade to Mac OS X 10.11.4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 9439

Published: 2016/07/29

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 4435

Nessus ID: 90096

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.3

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: 2016/03/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/03/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-1762