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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-1460

Original release date: 05/12/2006
Last revised: 09/20/2011


Multiple buffer overflows in Apple QuickTime before 7.1 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted QuickTime movie (.MOV), as demonstrated via a large size for a udta Atom.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-132B
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060512 Apple QuickDraw/QuickTime Multiple Vulnerabilities
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-1778
Type: Advisory
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20060512 Apple QuickTime udta ATOM Heap Overflow
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016067
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MISC
Name: http://secway.org/advisory/AD20060512.txt
Type: Advisory
External Source: XF
Name: quicktime-mov-bo(26393)
External Source: BID
Name: 17953
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SREASON
Name: 887
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2006-05-11
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060512 Apple QuickTime udta ATOM Heap Overflow

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