Apple QuickTime < 7.7.8 Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9305
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Synopsis

The version of QuickTime on the remote machine is affected by multiple code execution vulnerabilities.

Description

Versions of QuickTime older than 7.7.8 are affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A flaw is triggered as user-supplied input is not properly validated when handling URL atom sizes. With a specially crafted file, a context-dependent attacker can corrupt memory and potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-3788)
- A flaw is triggered as user-supplied input is not properly validated when handling 3GPP STSD sample description entry sizes. With a specially crafted file, a context-dependent attacker can corrupt memory and potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-3789)
- A flaw is triggered as user-supplied input is not properly validated when handling MVHD atom sizes. With a specially crafted file, a context-dependent attacker can corrupt memory and potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-3790)
- A flaw is triggered as user-supplied input is not properly validated when handling mismatching ESDS atom descriptor type lengths. With a specially crafted file, a context-dependent attacker can corrupt memory and potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-3791)
- A flaw is triggered as user-supplied input is not properly validated when handling MDAT sections. With a specially crafted file, a context-dependent attacker can corrupt memory and potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-3792)
- A flaw is triggered as user-supplied input is not properly validated. With a specially crafted file, a context-dependent attacker can corrupt memory and potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-5751, CVE-2015-5779, CVE-2015-5785, CVE-2015-5786)

Solution

Upgrade to QuickTime 7.7.8 or later.

See Also

https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT205046

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 9305

Family: Web Clients

Published: 4/20/2016

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 85662

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/13/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/13/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3788, CVE-2015-3789, CVE-2015-3790, CVE-2015-3791, CVE-2015-3792, CVE-2015-5751, CVE-2015-5779, CVE-2015-5785, CVE-2015-5786

BID: 76340, 76443, 76444

IAVB: 2015-B-0105