Heap-based buffer overflow in Apple QuickTime before 7.1.3 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Sample Table Sample Descriptor (STSD) atom size in a QuickTime movie.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release:
Apple, QuickTime, 7.1.3
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20070511 TPTI-07-07: Apple QuickTime STSD Parsing Heap Overflow Vulnerability
Advisory; Patch Information
Vulnerable software and versions