Apple iTunes AAC File Parsing Integer Overflow (credentialed check)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21782
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a remote code execution flaw.
DescriptionThe remote host is running Apple iTunes, a popular media player.
The remote version of iTunes is vulnerable to an integer overflow when it parses a specially crafted AAC file. By tricking a user into opening such a file, a remote attacker may be able to leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code on the affected host, subject to the privileges of the user running the application.
SolutionUpgrade to Apple iTunes 6.0.5 or later.