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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.902639
Category:Mac OS X Local Security Checks
Title:Apple iTunes Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (Mac OS X)
Summary:This host is installed with Apple iTunes and is prone to remote; code execution vulnerability.
Description:Summary:
This host is installed with Apple iTunes and is prone to remote
code execution vulnerability.

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw is due to the improper verification of authenticity of
updates, allows man-in-the-middle attack execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse update.

Vulnerability Impact:
Successful exploitation could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code in
the context of the user running the affected application.

Affected Software/OS:
Apple iTunes version prior to 10.5.1 on Mac OS X.

Solution:
Upgrade to Apple Apple iTunes version 10.5.1 or later.

CVSS Score:
7.5

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 50672
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-3434
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2011/Nov/msg00003.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2008-07/0250.html
http://www.infobyte.com.ar/down/Francisco%20Amato%20-%20evilgrade%20-%20ENG.pdf
http://www.infobyte.com.ar/down/isr-evilgrade-1.0.0.tar.gz
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A17136
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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