QuickTime < 7.6.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5042
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The remote host contains an application that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The version of QuickTime installed on the remote host is older than 7.6.2. Such versions contain multiple vulnerabilities :

- A memory corruption issue exists in QuickTime's handling of 'Sorenson 3' video files. (CVE-2009-0188)

- A heap buffer overflow exists in the handling of 'FLC' compression files. (CVE-2009-0951)

- A buffer overflow may occur when processing compressed 'PSD' images. (CVE-2009-0952)

- An integer overflow exists in the handling of 'PICT' images could lead to a heap buffer overflow. (CVE-2009-0010), (CVE-2009-0953)

- A heap buffer overflow could occur when handling 'Clipping Region' atom types in a movie file. (CVE-2009-0954)

- A heap buffer overflow exists in the handling of 'MS ADPCM' encoded audio data. (CVE-2009-0185)

- A sign extension issue exists in the handling of image description atoms. (CVE-2009-0955)

- An uninitialized memory access issue exists when handling movie files with a zero user data atom size. (CVE-2009-0956)

- A heap buffer overflow exists in the handling of 'JP2' images. (CVE-2009-0957)


Upgrade to QuickTime 7.6.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5042

Family: Web Clients

Published: 8/18/2004

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 38987, 38988

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 4.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:apple:quicktime:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0957, CVE-2009-0953, CVE-2009-0188, CVE-2009-0951, CVE-2009-0952, CVE-2009-0010, CVE-2009-0954, CVE-2009-0185, CVE-2009-0955, CVE-2009-0956

BID: 35168, 35159, 35161, 35163, 35164, 35167, 35166, 35162, 35165