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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4384

Original release date: 09/12/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011


Heap-based buffer overflow in Apple QuickTime before 7.1.3 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the COLOR_64 chunk in a FLIC (FLC) movie.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides user account access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service


This vulnerability is addressed in the following product release: Apple, QuickTime Player, 7.1.3

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External Source: XF
Name: quicktime-flic-buffer-overflow(28930)
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200803-08
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.reversemode.com/index.php?option=com_remository&Itemid=2&func=fileinfo&id=25
External Source: SREASON
Name: 1554
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.reversemode.com/index.php?option=com_remository&Itemid=2&func=fileinfo&id=24
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20060912 Apple QuickTime FLIC File Heap Overflow Vulnerability
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2006-09-12
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 19976
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3577
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016830
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#489836
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060915 [Reversemode Advisory] Apple Quicktime FLIC File Heap Overflow
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=304357
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060913 Multiple Vulnerabilities in Apple QuickTime
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 28771

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