40876 : Apple QuickTime RTSP Content-Type Header Processing Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2007-11-24

Description

A buffer overflow exists in Quicktime. Quicktime fails to validate RTSP stream Content-Type headers resulting in a stack overflow. With a specially crafted RTSP stream, a context-dependent attacker can cause arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Public, Exploit Commercial
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Uncoordinated Disclosure

Solution

Upgrade to version 7.3.1 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Apple Inc.
QuickTime
7.3

References

Tools & Filters

Snort

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qt73_rtsp

Credit

  • Krystian Kloskowski -

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-11-29 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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