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.
Apple credits Dylan Ashe of Adobe Systems Incorporated for reporting this issue.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
|Date First Published:||2007-11-14|
|Date Last Updated:||2007-11-14 22:50 UTC|