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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Check for the presence of the SecUpdate 2007-001
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update which fixes a security
The remote host is running a version of Mac OS X 10.4 which does not have
the security update 2007-001 applied.
This update fixes a flaw in QuickTime which may permit a rogue website to
execute arbitrary code on the remote host by exploiting an overflow in
the RTSP URL handler.
Install the security update 2007-001 :
See also :
Network Security Threat Level:
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.6
Networks Security ID: 21672
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security
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