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QuickTime: improper handling of movie media tracks allows arbitrary code execution via malicious movie files (CVE-2008-1016)

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QuickTime: improper handling of movie media tracks allows arbitrary code execution via malicious movie files (CVE-2008-1016)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
04/04/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2010
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

A memory corruption issue exists in QuickTime's handling of movie media tracks. Viewing a maliciously crafted movie file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This update addresses the issue through improved validation of movie media tracks.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_4_5

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