Quicktime Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X 7.1.6 Security Update)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host contains an application that is prone to
multiple attacks.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of Quicktime on the remote
Mac OS X host that contains a bug which might allow a rogue Java
program to write anywhere in the heap.

An attacker may be able to leverage these issues to execute arbitrary
code on the remote host by luring a victim into visiting a rogue page
containing a malicious Java applet.

See also :


Solution :

Install the Quicktime 7.1.6 Security Update.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25346 (macosx_Quicktime716_SecUpd.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 24221

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2388