iTunes < 9.2.1 'itpc:' Buffer Overflow (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The version of iTunes installed on the remote Mac OS X host is older
than 9.2.1. Such versions may be affected by a buffer overflow
vulnerability in the handling of 'itpc:' URLs which may allow an
attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would need to send a
malformed itpc: link to user on the remote host and wait for him to
click on it.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to iTunes 9.2.1 or later.

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: 47764 (macosx_itunes_9_2_1.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 41789

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1777