QuickTime < 7.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host contains an application that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of QuickTime installed on the remote Mac OS X host is
older than 7.4. Such versions contain several vulnerabilities that
may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host if
he can trick the user to open a specially crafted movie or PICT file
file with QuickTime.

See also :


Solution :

Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the
latest version or manually upgrade to QuickTime 7.4 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: 29983 (macosx_Quicktime74.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27298

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0031

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