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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Check for the presence of the SecUpdate 2006-008
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update which fixes a security
The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.4 which does not have
the security update 2006-008 applied.
This update fixes a flaw in QuickTime which may permit a rogue website to
obtain the images rendered on the user screen. By combining this flaw
with Quartz Composer, a possible hacker may be able to obtain screen shots
of the remote host.
Install the security update 2006-008 :
See also :
Network Security Threat Level:
Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
Networks Security ID: 21672
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security
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