QuickTime < 7.6.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5159


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 7.6.4. Such versions contain multiple issues :

- A memory corruption issue exists in the handling of H.264 movie files. (CVE-2009-2202)

- A buffer overflow in the handling of MPEG-4 video files. (CVE-2009-2203)

- A heap buffer overflow exists in the handling of FlashPix files. (CVE-2009-2798)

- A heap buffer overflow exists in the handling of H.264 movie files. (CVE-2009-2799)


Upgrade to QuickTime 7.6.4 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5159

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2009/09/10

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 40928, 40929

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.1

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:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:apple:quicktime

Patch Publication Date: 2009/09/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/09/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-2202, CVE-2009-2203, CVE-2009-2798, CVE-2009-2799

BID: 36328