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Mac OS X Security Update 2006-008

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the presence of the SecUpdate 2006-008

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update which fixes a security

Description :

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.

Solution :

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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