QuickTime < 7.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Windows)
High Nessus Plugin ID 21556
SynopsisThe remote version of QuickTime is affected by multiple overflow vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host is running a version of QuickTime prior to 7.1.
The remote version of QuickTime is vulnerable to various integer and buffer overflows involving specially crafted image and media files. An attacker may be able to leverage these issues to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by sending a malformed file to a victim and having him open it using QuickTime player.
SolutionUpgrade to QuickTime version 7.1 or later.