Apple Mac OS X Multiple Vulnerabilities-HT208144

Published: 2017-09-26 06:52:46
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
This host is running Apple Mac OS X and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws exists due to, - Multiple issues in zlib, SQLite, ntp, expat and files. - Multiple memory corruption issues. - A certificate validation issue existed in the handling of revocation data. - Window management, memory consumption and validation issues. - An encryption issue existed in the handling of mail drafts. - Turning off 'Load remote content in messages' did not apply to all mailboxes. - A resource exhaustion issue in 'glob' function. - A permissions issue existed in the handling of the Apple ID. - An out-of-bounds read error. - The security state of the captive portal browser was not obvious. - An upgrade issue existed in the handling of firewall settings. - Some unspecified errors.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attacker to cause a denial of service, read unencrypted password over the network, gain access to potentially sensitive information, determine the Apple ID of the owner of the computer, impersonate a service, execute arbitrary code with system privileges, execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges, able to intercept mail contents, revoked certificate to be trusted and have other unknown impacts.

Affected Versions:
Apple Mac OS X version 10.8 through 10.12.x prior to 10.13

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Apple Mac OS X version 10.13 or later. Note: According to the vendor an upgrade to version 10.13 is required to mitigate this vulnerabilities. Please see the advisory (HT208144) for more info.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7084
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7074
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7143
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7083
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-0381
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7138
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7121
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7122
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7123
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7124
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7125
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7126
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11103
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7077
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7119
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7114
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7086
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-1000373
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9063
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-9233
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7141
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7078
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6451
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6452
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6455
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6458
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6459
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6460
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6462
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6463
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-6464
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9042
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7082
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7080
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-10989
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7128
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7129
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7130
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-7127
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9840
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9841
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9842
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9843

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/999551
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97074
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99276
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95131
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97049
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99502
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97078
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97076
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99177
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97058
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94337
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97045
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95248
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97046
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97052
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97050
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97051

References:

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208144
https://www.apple.com

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2017-09-26
Modified
2019-03-18
Category
Mac OS X Local Security Checks

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