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Mac OS X < 10.8.6/10.9.6 ATS vulnerability

High

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 10.x that is prior to version 10.8.6/10.9.6. Mac OS X prior to version 10.8.6/10.9.6 contains a flaw within the Apple Type Services (ATS) component which may allow a local user to elevate privileges. (CVE-2015-1131)

Solution

Upgrade to version 10.8.6/10.9.6 or higher.