QuickTime < 7.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of QuickTime installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
older than 7.4. 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 movie or PICT file
file with QuickTime.

See also :

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307301
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Jan/msg00001.html

Solution :

Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the
latest version or manually upgrade to QuickTime 7.4 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: 29983 (macosx_Quicktime74.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27298
27299
27300
27301

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0031
CVE-2008-0032
CVE-2008-0033
CVE-2008-0036