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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-3614

Original release date: 09/10/2008
Last revised: 11/02/2013


Integer overflow in Apple QuickTime before 7.5.5 on Windows allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted PICT image, which triggers heap corruption.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA08-260A
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020879
External Source: BID
Name: 31086
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-09-09
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1020841
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20080909 Apple QuickTime PICT Integer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15851
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-09-15
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3137
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2584
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2527
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3027

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