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Apple Darwin/QuickTime Streaming Server MS-DOS Device Name Denial Of Service

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Apple Darwin/QuickTime Streaming Server MS-DOS Device Name Denial Of Service

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
07/18/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/18/2005
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

Certain versions of QuickTime Streaming Server's administration interface will cease responding to requests or crash entirely if a request for an MS-DOS device name is parsed. The administration service must be manually restarted after successful exploitation.

Solution(s)

  • qtss-upgrade-5_5_1
  • qtss-upgrade-latest

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