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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2394

Original release date: 07/15/2007
Last revised: 07/06/2013


Integer overflow in Apple Quicktime before 7.2 on Mac OS X 10.3.9 and 10.4.9 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted (1) title and (2) author fields in an SMIL file, related to improper calculations for memory allocation.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
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: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070717 Re: iDefense Security Advisory 07.11.07: Apple QuickTime SMIL File Processing Integer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2510
External Source: XF
Name: quicktime-smil-overflow(35357)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018373
External Source: BID
Name: 24873
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305947
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-07-11
Type: Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-193A
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070711 Apple QuickTime SMIL File Processing Integer Overflow Vulnerability
Type: Patch Information

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