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QuickTime: arbitrary code execution via malicious movies with Sorenson 3 (CVE-2009-0188)

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QuickTime: arbitrary code execution via malicious movies with Sorenson 3 (CVE-2009-0188)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/02/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/05/2009
Modified
01/30/2020

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 Carsten Eiram of Secunia Research for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_6_2

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