QuickTime < 7.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Windows)

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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 7.6. Such versions contain several vulnerabilities :

- A heap-based buffer overflow in QuickTime's handling of
RTSP URLs may lead to an application crash or arbitrary
code execution. (CVE-2009-0001)

- A heap-based buffer overflow in QuickTime's handling of
THKD atoms in QTVR (QuickTime Virtual Reality) movie
file may lead to an application crash or arbitrary code
execution. (CVE-2009-0002)

- A heap-based buffer overflow while processing an AVI
movie file may lead to an application crash or arbitrary
code execution. (CVE-2009-0003)

- A buffer overflow in the handling of MPEG-2 video files
with MP3 audio content may lead to an application crash
or arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2009-0004)

- A memory corruption in QuickTime's handling of H.263
encoded movie files may lead to an application crash or
arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2009-0005)

- A signedness issue in QuickTime's handling of Cinepak
encoded movie files may result in a heap buffer
overflow. (CVE-2009-0006)

- A heap-based buffer overflow in QuickTime's handling of
jpeg atoms in QuickTime movie files may lead to an
application crash or arbitrary code execution.
(CVE-2009-0007)

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3403
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Jan/msg00000.html

Solution :

Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the
latest version or manually upgrade to QuickTime 7.6 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 : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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