QuickTime < 7.4.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Windows)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of QuickTime installed on the remote Windows host is older
than 7.4.5. Such versions contain several vulnerabilities :

- Untrusted Java applets may obtain elevated privileges
(CVE-2008-1013).

- Downloading a movie file may lead to information
disclosure (CVE-2008-1014).

- Viewing a specially crafted movie file may lead to a
program crash or arbitrary code execution
(CVE-2008-1015, CVE-2008-1016, CVE-2008-1017,
CVE-2008-1018, CVE-2008-1021, CVE-2008-1022).

- Opening a specially crafted PICT image file may lead
to a program crash or arbitrary code execution
(CVE-2008-1019, CVE-2008-1020, CVE-2008-1023).

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1241
http://www.nessus.org/u?c815ff7d

Solution :

Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the
latest version or manually upgrade to QuickTime 7.4.5 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

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