QuickTime < 7.2 Security Update (Windows)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an application that allows remote
code execution.

Description :

The version of QuickTime installed on the remote Windows host may
allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code if he can trick a
user on the affected system into opening a specially crafted QTL file.

See also :

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=306560
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2007/Oct/msg00000.html

Solution :

Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the
latest version or apply Apple's Security Update for QuickTime 7.2 or
later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 26916 ()

Bugtraq ID: 25913

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4673

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