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Quicktime RTSP URL Handler Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (Windows) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks version of Quicktime on Windows
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote version of QuickTime is affected by a buffer overflow
A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the RTSP URL handler in the
version of QuickTime installed on the remote host. Using either HTML,
path component, a remote attacker may be able to leverage this issue
to execute arbitary code on the remote host subject to the user's
See also :
Apply Apple's Security Update 2007-001, which is available via the
'Apple Software Update' application, installed with the most recent
version of QuickTime or iTunes.
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.6
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