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Test ID:
Category:Mac OS X Local Security Checks
Title:Microsoft Silverlight Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (3058985) (Mac OS X)
Summary:This host is missing an important security; update according to Microsoft Bulletin MS15-049.
This host is missing an important security
update according to Microsoft Bulletin MS15-049.

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw exists as the Silverlight improperly
allows applications that are intended to run at a low integrity level (very
limited permissions) to be executed at a medium integrity level (permissions of
the current user) or higher.

Vulnerability Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow an attacker
to execute arbitrary code with the same or higher level of permissions as the
currently logged on user.

Affected Software/OS:
Microsoft Silverlight version 5 on Mac OS X.

The vendor has released updates. Please see the references for more information.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 74503
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2015-1715
Microsoft Security Bulletin: MS15-049
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