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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0588

Original release date: 01/30/2007
Last revised: 08/15/2013
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The InternalUnpackBits function in Apple QuickDraw, as used by Quicktime 7.1.3 and other applications on Mac OS X 10.4.8 and earlier, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PICT file that triggers memory corruption in the _GetSrcBits32ARGB function. NOTE: this issue might overlap CVE-2007-0462.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.1 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: OSVDB
Name: 33365
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-072A
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24479
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305214
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-0930
External Source: BID
Name: 22228
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#396820
External Source: MISC
Name: http://security-protocols.com/sp-x43-advisory.php
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-03-13
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017760

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