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QuickTime: arbitrary code execution via malicious MOV files (CVE-2005-4092)

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QuickTime: arbitrary code execution via malicious MOV files (CVE-2005-4092)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/08/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/18/2006
Modified
02/13/2015

Description

By carefully crafting a corrupt media file, an attacker can trigger a heap buffer overflow which may result in arbitrary code execution. This update addresses the issue by performing additional validation of media files. Credit to Karl Lynn of eEye Digital Security (eeye.com) for reporting this issue.

Solution(s)

  • quicktime-upgrade-7_0_4

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