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This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mac OS X host contains an application affected by a buffer
The remote version of iTunes is older than 9.0.1. Such versions are
affected by a buffer overflow involving the handling of PLS files. If
an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
malicious PLS file, he can leverage this issue to crash the affected
application or to execute arbitrary code on the affected system
subject to the user's privileges.
See also :
Upgrade to iTunes 9.0.1 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: 41059 (macosx_itunes_9_0_1.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 36478
CVE ID: CVE-2009-2817
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