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Apple QuickTime Content Type Buffer Overflow

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Apple QuickTime Content Type Buffer Overflow

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/29/2002
Created
07/25/2018
Added
07/06/2005
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

Certain versions of QuickTime contain a buffer overflow vulnerability that can be exploited by a malicious streaming server. If the local user initiates the connection, a remote attacker on the other end may execute arbitrary code under the privileges of the QuickTime process.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-5_0_3

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