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Apple iTunes Local Code Execution Vulnerability

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Apple iTunes Local Code Execution Vulnerability

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/15/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/16/2005
Modified
07/31/2012

Description

Certain versions of iTunes contain a design flaw that can lead to a local command execution vulnerability. If an attacker can place executable programs in certain directories, it may be possible to trick the iTunes process to execute them instead of the intended programs.

Solution(s)

  • itunes-upgrade-6_0_0

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