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The remote host is missing a Mac OS X update that fixes a security
The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Quicktime that is
older than Quicktime 6.5.2.
The remote version of this software reportedly fails to check bounds
properly when decoding BMP images, leading to a heap overflow.
If a remote attacker can trick a user into opening a maliciously
crafted BMP file using the affected application, this issue could be
leveraged to execute arbitrary code on the affected host.
See also :
Upgrade to Quicktime 6.5.2 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 15573 (macosx_Quicktime652.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 11322
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0926
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