Apple QuickTime/Darwin Streaming Server Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 11278


The remote server is vulnerable to several flaws.


The remote host is running Apple QuickTime Streaming Server.

There are multiple flaws in this version :

* Remote code execution vulnerability (by default with root privileges)
* 2 Cross-Site Scripting vulnerabilities
* Path Disclosure vulnerability
* Arbitrary Directory listing vulnerability
* Buffer overflow in MP3 broadcasting module


Install patches from Apple or disable access to this service.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 11278

File Name: quicktime_admin.nasl

Version: 1.36

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 2003/02/28

Updated: 2018/07/26

Dependencies: 10107, 10386, 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:quicktime

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/02/23

Exploitable With

Metasploit (QuickTime Streaming Server parse_xml.cgi Remote Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0050, CVE-2003-0051, CVE-2003-0052, CVE-2003-0053, CVE-2003-0054, CVE-2003-0055, CVE-2003-1414

BID: 6954, 6955, 6956, 6957, 6958, 6960, 6990

CWE: 22