Different Silverlight version for Mac vs Widows detected incorrectly

RESOLVED FIXED

Status

RESOLVED FIXED
3 years ago
a year ago

People

(Reporter: guigs, Unassigned)

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Details

Summary:

Silverlight currently has two different versions between Mac and Windows. There are two entries for the latest version. However the Windows version is a lower number and is not marked as vulnerable in the db, however on the front end they still see an update now. 

More information:
http://www.microsoft.com/getsilverlight/locale/en-us/html/Microsoft%20Silverlight%20Release%20History.htm#SL_5_1_40905

Users are beginning to post in the forum about this: 
https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/forums/plug-check-page-discussions/711577?last=67005


Affected versions: 
Mac up to date: 5.1.40905.0
Windows up to date: 5.1.40728.0
Mac version 5.1.40728.0 is marked as vulnerable

Two entries are marked one as vulnerable and the other as latest.

Comment 1

3 years ago
The latest Silverlight version for Mac and Windows is 5.1.41105.0 Released December 8, 2015 (KB3106614).  Previous versions are now vulnerable.
Ref:
https://www.microsoft.com/getsilverlight/locale/en-us/html/Microsoft%20Silverlight%20Release%20History.htm#SL_5_1_41105 
 
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3106614 MS15-129: Security update for Silverlight to address remote code execution: December 8, 2015 

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS15-129 Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-129 - Critical

Related discussion:
https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/forums/plug-check-page-discussions/711713 Silverlight 5.1.41105.0 update December 8, 2015 (older versions are insecure)
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: a year ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
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