Vulnerability Note VU#797875
Apple QuickTime code execution vulnerability
Apple QuickTime contains a 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 use atom containers to organize movies and music tracks.
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||-||14 Nov 2007|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Apple credits Dylan Ashe of Adobe Systems Incorporated for reporting this issue.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-2395
- Date Public: 05 Nov 2007
- Date First Published: 14 Nov 2007
- Date Last Updated: 14 Nov 2007
- Severity Metric: 26.50
- Document Revision: 11
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