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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2388

Original release date: 05/29/2007
Last revised: 05/18/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Apple QuickTime for Java 7.1.6 on Mac OS X and Windows does not properly restrict QTObject subclassing, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a web page containing a user-defined class that accesses unsafe functions that can be leveraged to write to arbitrary memory locations.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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

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External Source: BID
Name: 24221
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2007-52/advisory/
Type: Advisory
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-05-29
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018136
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 35576
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1974
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#995836
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25130
Type: Advisory

Technical Details

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  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)