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Apple iTunes < 4.7.1 Playlist Buffer Overflow

High

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

Description

The remote host is using iTunes, a media player application for Windows and Mac OS X. The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. This may allow an attacker to execute code on the remote host. An attacker needs to send a malicious playlist to the user to exploit this flaw.

Solution

Upgrade to version 4.7.1 or higher.