Apple iTunes < 9.0.1 PLS File Buffer Overflow (uncredentialed check)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Apple iTunes on the remote host is prior to version
9.0.1. It is, therefore, affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability
involving the handling of PLS files. By convincing a user to open a
specially crafted PSL file, a remote attacker can cause a denial of
service or execute arbitrary code with the user's level of privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Apple iTunes 9.0.1 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Peer-To-Peer File Sharing

Nessus Plugin ID: 41061 (itunes_9_0_1_banner.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36478

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2817

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