Apple iTunes < 12.4 DLL Injection Arbitrary Code Execution (credentialed check)

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

Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application that is affected by a DLL
injection vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Apple iTunes installed on the remote Windows host is
prior to 12.4. It is, therefore, affected by a DLL (Dynamic Link
Library) injection vulnerability in the setup component that is
triggered when running the installer from an untrusted directory. An
attacker can exploit this vulnerability by placing a specially crafted
DLL file in the untrusted directory, resulting in the execution of
arbitrary code in the context of the current user.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied
only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Apple iTunes version 12.4 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 91347 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1742

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