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QuickTime: integer overflow allow arbitrary code execution via FPX images with large numbers of blocks (CVE-2006-1249)

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QuickTime: integer overflow allow arbitrary code execution via FPX images with large numbers of blocks (CVE-2006-1249)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
03/18/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/22/2006
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

By carefully crafting a corrupt FlashPix image, an attacker can trigger an integer overflow which may result in an application crash or arbitrary code execution with the privileges of the user. This update addresses the issue by performing additional validation of FlashPix images. Credit to eEye Digital Security and Mike Price of McAfee AVERT Labs for reporting these issues.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_1_0

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