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QuickTime: integer overflow allows arbitrary code execution via heap corruption in malicious PICT images (CVE-2008-3614)

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QuickTime: integer overflow allows arbitrary code execution via heap corruption in malicious PICT images (CVE-2008-3614)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/10/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2010
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

An integer overflow exists in QuickTime's handling of PICT images. Opening a maliciously crafted PICT image may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This update addresses the issue by performing additional validation of PICT images. Credit to an anonymous researcher working with the iDefense VCP for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_5_5

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