QuickTime < 7.1.6 Security Update (Windows)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by
multiple issues.

Description :

The version of QuickTime installed on the remote Windows host is less
than, the version associated with Apple's Security Update
(QuickTime 7.1.6). As a result, a remote attacker who can trick a
user on the affected system into opening a malicious Java applet using
QuickTime may be able to execute arbitrary code remotely subject to
the user's privileges or to gain read access to the web browser's

See also :


Solution :

Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the
latest version or apply Apple's Security Update (QuickTime 7.1.6) or

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 25347 ()

Bugtraq ID: 24221

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2388

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