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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-0668

Original release date: 05/16/2012
Last revised: 11/02/2013


Buffer overflow in Apple QuickTime before 7.7.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted movie file with RLE encoding.


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: SECTRACK
Name: 1027065
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5261
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5501
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2012-09-19-2
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15821
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2012-05-15-1
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 53579

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.7.1 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.7.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.6.9
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.6.8
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.6.7
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.6.6
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.6.5
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.6.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.6.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.6.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.5.5
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.5.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.4.5
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.4.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.4.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.4
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.3.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.3.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.3
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.2.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.2.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.6
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.5
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.4
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.3
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.4
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.3
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.0.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.1.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.0.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.2.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.1.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.0.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.5.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.4.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.3.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.5.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.5
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.5.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:5.0.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:5.0.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:5.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:4.1.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:3.0

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