CVE-2010-0516

MEDIUM

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in QuickTime in Apple Mac OS X before 10.6.3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted movie file with RLE encoding, which triggers memory corruption when the length of decompressed data exceeds that of the allocated heap chunk.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00001.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Mar/msg00002.html

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/510513/100/0/threaded

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-10-040

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7062

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-03-30

Updated: 2018-10-10

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM