[Full-disclosure] Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apple QuickTime


McAfee, Inc.
McAfee Avert(tm) Labs Security Advisory
Public Release Date: 2006-09-12

Apple QuickTime Multiple Vulnerabilities

CVE-2006-4382, CVE-2006-4384, CVE-2006-4385, CVE-2006-4386,
CVE-2006-4388, CVE-2006-4389

* Synopsis

Apple QuickTime is a multimedia technology used to process image, audio
and video data. QuickTime is used by the Mac OS X operating system and
by the QuickTime media player for Microsoft Windows.

Seven code execution vulnerabilities are present in QuickTime support
for various multimedia formats including: MOV, H.264, FLC, FPX and SGI.

Exploitation could lead to execution of arbitrary code. User interaction
is required for an attack to succeed.

The risk rating for these issues is medium.


* Vulnerable Systems

QuickTime 7.1.2 and below for Mac OS X
QuickTime for Windows 7.1.2 and below


* Vulnerability Information


Two buffer overflow vulnerabilities are present in QuickTime MOV format


On heap overflow vulnerability is present in QuickTime FLC format


One buffer overflow vulnerability is present in QuickTime SGI format


One buffer overflow vulnerability is present in QuickTime MOV H.264
format support.


One buffer overflow vulnerability is present in QuickTime FlashPix (FPX)
format support.


One uninitialized memory access vulnerability is present in QuickTime
FlashPix (FPX) format support.


* Resolution

Apple has included fixes for the QuickTime issues in QuickTime version
7.1.3 for Mac OS X and for Microsoft Windows.

Further information is available at:


* Credits

These vulnerabilities were discovered by Mike Price of McAfee Avert


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