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QuickTime: out-of-bounds read allows arbitrary code execution via malicious PICT images (CVE-2008-3629)

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QuickTime: out-of-bounds read allows arbitrary code execution via malicious PICT images (CVE-2008-3629)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
09/10/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2010
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

An out-of-bounds read issue exists in QuickTime's handling of PICT images. Opening a maliciously crafted PICT image may lead to an unexpected application termination. This update addresses the issue by performing additional validation of PICT images. Credit to Sergio 'shadown' Alvarez of n.runs AG for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_5_5

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