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Apple Quicktime 7 Invalid Atom Length Buffer Overflow

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Apple Quicktime 7 Invalid Atom Length Buffer Overflow



This module exploits a vulnerability found in Apple Quicktime. The flaw is triggered when Quicktime fails to properly handle the data length for certain atoms such as 'rdrf' or 'dref' in the Alis record, which may result a buffer overflow by loading a specially crafted .mov file, and allows arbitrary code execution under the context of the current user.


  • Jason Kratzer
  • Tom Gallagher
  • Paul Bates
  • sinn3r <sinn3r@metasploit.com>




Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use exploit/windows/browser/apple_quicktime_rdrf
msf exploit(apple_quicktime_rdrf) > show targets
msf exploit(apple_quicktime_rdrf) > set TARGET < target-id >
msf exploit(apple_quicktime_rdrf) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf exploit(apple_quicktime_rdrf) > exploit

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