Quicktime < 7.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote version of QuickTime is affected by multiple overflow
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Quicktime prior to
7.1.

The remote version of Quicktime is vulnerable to various integer and
buffer overflows involving specially crafted image and media files.
An attacker may be able to leverage these issues to execute arbitrary
code on the remote host by sending a malformed file to a victim and
having him open it using QuickTime player.

See also :

http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-May/045979.html
http://lists.grok.org.uk/pipermail/full-disclosure/2006-May/045981.html
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=303752

Solution :

Upgrade to Quicktime version 7.1 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21554 (macosx_Quicktime71.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 17074
17953

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1249
CVE-2006-1453
CVE-2006-1454
CVE-2006-1458
CVE-2006-1459
CVE-2006-1460
CVE-2006-1461
CVE-2006-1462
CVE-2006-1463
CVE-2006-1464
CVE-2006-1465
CVE-2006-2238