Vulnerability Note VU#690515
Apple QuickTime buffer overflow vulnerability
Apple QuickTime contains a stack buffer overflow vulnerability. If exploited, this vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute code.
Apple QuickTime is a media player that includes a browser plugin. QuickTime can display PICT images.
From Apple Article ID: 306896 "About the security content of QuickTime 7.3":
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code or cause QuickTime to crash.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Apple Computer, Inc.||Affected||-||13 Nov 2007|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Apple credits Ruben Santamarta of reversemode.com and TippingPoint for reporting this issue.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-4676
- Date Public: 05 Nov 2007
- Date First Published: 13 Nov 2007
- Date Last Updated: 13 Nov 2007
- Severity Metric: 19.15
- Document Revision: 2
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