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QuickTime: integer overflow via malicious TIFF images allows arbitrary code execution (CVE-2005-3711)

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QuickTime: integer overflow via malicious TIFF images allows arbitrary code execution (CVE-2005-3711)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/31/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/18/2006
Modified
10/03/2016

Description

By carefully crafting a corrupt TIFF image, an attacker can trigger an integer overflow which may result in a denial-of-service or arbitrary code execution. This update addresses the issue by performing additional validation of TIFF images. Credit to Dejun Meng of Fortinet for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_0_4

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