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Vulnerability Assessment Details

iTunes < 4.7.1

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check the version of iTunes

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running a version of iTunes which is older than
version 4.7.1.

The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a buffer overflow
when it parses a malformed playlist file (.m3u or .pls files).

Solution : Upgrade to iTunes 4.7.1
See also : http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=61798
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 12238

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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