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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Mac OS X Security Update 2007-001

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the presence of the SecUpdate 2007-001

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

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

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.4 which does not have
the security update 2007-001 applied.

This update fixes a flaw in QuickTime which may permit a rogue website to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host by exploiting an overflow in
the RTSP URL handler.

Solution :

Install the security update 2007-001 :

http://www.apple.com/support/downloads/securityupdate2007001universal.html
http://www.apple.com/support/downloads/securityupdate2007001panther.html

See also :

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=304989

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.6
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:NR/C:P/I:P/A:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 21672

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

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