QuickTime < 7.1.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Windows)

high Nessus Plugin ID 24761


The remote Windows host contains an application that is prone to multiple attacks.


According to its version, the installation of QuickTime on the remote Windows host is affected by multiple buffer overflows. An attacker may be able to leverage these issues to crash the affected application or to execute arbitrary code on the remote host by sending a specially crafted file to a victim and having him open it using QuickTime.


Upgrade to QuickTime version 7.1.5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24761

File Name: quicktime_715.nasl

Version: 1.22

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 3/6/2007

Updated: 11/15/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.0


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:quicktime

Required KB Items: SMB/QuickTime/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/20/2006

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4965, CVE-2007-0059, CVE-2007-0711, CVE-2007-0712, CVE-2007-0713, CVE-2007-0714, CVE-2007-0715, CVE-2007-0716, CVE-2007-0717, CVE-2007-0718

BID: 20138, 22827, 22839, 22843, 22844

CWE: 119, 189, 94