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QuickTime: memory corruption allows arbitrary code execution via malicious Sorenson 3 video files (CVE-2008-0031)

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QuickTime: memory corruption allows arbitrary code execution via malicious Sorenson 3 video files (CVE-2008-0031)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/15/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2010
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

A memory corruption issue exists in QuickTime's handling of Sorenson 3 video files. This may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This update addresses the issue by performing additional validation of Sorenson 3 video files. Credit to Joe Schottman of Virginia Tech for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_4_0

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