QuickTime < 7.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host contains an application that is affected by
multiple issues.

Description :

The version of QuickTime installed on the remote Mac OS X host is older
than 7.2. Such versions contain several vulnerabilities that may
allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host if he
can trick the user to open a specially crafted file with QuickTime.

See also :

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305947
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Jul/msg00001.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2007/Jul/243

Solution :

Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the
latest version or manually upgrade to QuickTime 7.2 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25704 (macosx_Quicktime72.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 23650
23652
24221
24222
24873

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2295
CVE-2007-2296
CVE-2007-2388
CVE-2007-2389
CVE-2007-2392
CVE-2007-2393
CVE-2007-2394
CVE-2007-2396
CVE-2007-2397
CVE-2007-2402

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