Apple iTunes < 8.0 Integer Buffer Overflow (uncredentialed check)

High Nessus Plugin ID 34158


The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by an integer buffer overflow vulnerability.


The version of Apple iTunes on the remote host is prior to version 8.0. It is, therefore, affected by an integer buffer overflow vulnerability in an included third party driver. A local user can exploit this to gain system privileges.


Upgrade to Apple iTunes 8.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 34158

File Name: itunes_8_0_banner.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: remote

Published: 2008/09/10

Modified: 2015/08/03

Dependencies: 20217

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:itunes

Required KB Items: iTunes/sharing

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/09/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/09/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-3636

BID: 31089

OSVDB: 48009

CWE: 189