Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums
If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important. If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.
Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks for an local code execution vulnerability in iTunes for Windows
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote host contains an application that is affected by a local
code execution flaw.
The version of iTunes for Windows on the remote host launches a helper
application by searching for it through various system paths. An
attacker with local access can leverage this issue to place a
malicious program in a system path and have it called before the
See also :
Upgrade to iTunes 6 for Windows or later.
Network Security Threat Level:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
Networks Security ID: 15446
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security
No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.