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Quicktime < 7.1.3 (Mac OS X) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for Quicktime 7.1.3
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote version of QuickTime is affected by multiple overflow
The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Quicktime prior to
The remote version of Quicktime is vulnerable to various integer and
buffer overflows involving specially-crafted image and media files.
A possible hacker may be able to leverage these issues to execute arbitrary
code on the remote host by sending a malformed file to a victim and
having him open it using QuickTime player.
See also :
Upgrade to Quicktime version 7.1.3 or later.
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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