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The remote Mac OS X host contains an application that is affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability.
The version of QuickTime installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
older than 7.4.1. Such versions contain a heap buffer overflow in the
application's handling of HTTP responses when RTSP tunneling is
enabled. If an attacker can trick a user to visit a specially crafted
webpage, he may be able to to execute arbitrary code on the remote
host subject to the user's privileges.
See also :
Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the
latest version or manually upgrade to QuickTime 7.4.1 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 30203 (macosx_Quicktime741.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 27225
CVE ID: CVE-2008-0234
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