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QuickTime: unspecified vulnerability allows arbitrary code execution via malicious movie files (CVE-2007-2395)

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QuickTime: unspecified vulnerability allows arbitrary code execution via malicious movie files (CVE-2007-2395)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/07/2007
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2010
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

A memory corruption issue exists in QuickTime's handling of image description atoms. By enticing a user to open a maliciously crafted movie file, an attacker may cause an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This update addresses the issue by performing additional validation of QuickTime image descriptions. Credit to Dylan Ashe of Adobe Systems Incorporated for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_3_0

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