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QuickTime: stack overflow allows arbitrary code execution via malicious QTL files (CVE-2011-0248)

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QuickTime: stack overflow allows arbitrary code execution via malicious QTL files (CVE-2011-0248)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
08/03/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/16/2011
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

A stack buffer overflow existed in the QuickTime ActiveX control's handling of QTL files. Visiting a maliciously crafted website using Internet Explorer may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution. This issue does not affect Mac OS X systems.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_7_0

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