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Vulnerability Assessment Details

Quicktime < 7.0.3

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for Quicktime 7.0.3

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote version of QuickTime may permit a possible hacker to execute arbitrary
code on the remote host.

Description :

The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Quicktime 7 which is older
than Quicktime 7.0.3.

The remote version of this software is vulnerable to various buffer overflows
which may permit a possible hacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by
sending a malformed file to a victim and have him open it using QuickTime
player.

Solution :

Install Quicktime 7.0.3 or later.

See also :

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=302772

Network Security Threat Level:

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:NR/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 15306, 15307, 15308, 15309

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2006 Tenable Network Security

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