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QuickTime: Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution (CVE-2012-3753)

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QuickTime: Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution (CVE-2012-3753)

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/09/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/14/2012
Modified
01/30/2020

Description

A buffer overflow existed in the QuickTime plugin's handling of MIME types. This issue was addressed through improved bounds checking.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_7_3

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