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QuickTime: stack-based buffer overlow allows arbitrary code execution via malicious movie files (CVE-2010-1799)

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QuickTime: stack-based buffer overlow allows arbitrary code execution via malicious movie files (CVE-2010-1799)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
08/16/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/25/2010
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

A stack buffer overflow exists in QuickTime's error logging. Viewing a maliciously crafted movie file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This issue is addressed by disabling debug logging. This issue does not affect Mac OS X systems.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_6_7

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