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QuickTime: integer overflow allows arbitrary code execution via malicious QTIF files (CVE-2007-0717)

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QuickTime: integer overflow allows arbitrary code execution via malicious QTIF files (CVE-2007-0717)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/05/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2010
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

An integer overflow exists in QuickTime's handling of QTIF files. By enticing a user to access a maliciously-crafted QTIF file, an attacker can trigger the overflow, which may lead to an application crash or arbitrary code execution. This update addresses the issue by performing additional validation of QTIF files. Credit to Mike Price of McAfee AVERT Labs for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_1_5

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