QuickTime < 7.4.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Windows)

High Nessus Plugin ID 31735


The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of QuickTime installed on the remote Windows host is older than 7.4.5. Such versions contain several vulnerabilities :

- Untrusted Java applets may obtain elevated privileges (CVE-2008-1013).

- Downloading a movie file may lead to information disclosure (CVE-2008-1014).

- Viewing a specially crafted movie file may lead to a program crash or arbitrary code execution (CVE-2008-1015, CVE-2008-1016, CVE-2008-1017, CVE-2008-1018, CVE-2008-1021, CVE-2008-1022).

- Opening a specially crafted PICT image file may lead to a program crash or arbitrary code execution (CVE-2008-1019, CVE-2008-1020, CVE-2008-1023).


Either use QuickTime's Software Update preference to upgrade to the latest version or manually upgrade to QuickTime 7.4.5 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 31735

File Name: quicktime_745.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2008/04/03

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 21561

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:quicktime

Required KB Items: SMB/QuickTime/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-1013, CVE-2008-1014, CVE-2008-1015, CVE-2008-1016, CVE-2008-1017, CVE-2008-1018, CVE-2008-1019, CVE-2008-1020, CVE-2008-1021, CVE-2008-1022, CVE-2008-1023

BID: 28583

OSVDB: 44002, 44003, 44004, 44005, 44006, 44007, 44008, 44009, 44010, 44011, 44012

Secunia: 29650

CWE: 20, 94, 119, 200