QuickTime < 7.3.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)
High Nessus Plugin ID 29699
SynopsisThe remote Mac OS X host contains an application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe version of QuickTime installed on the remote Mac OS X host is older than 7.3.1. Such versions contain several vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host if he can trick the user to open a specially crafted RTSP movie, QTL file, or Flash media file with QuickTime.
SolutionEither use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the latest version or manually upgrade to QuickTime 7.3.1 or later.