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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0006

Original release date: 01/21/2009
Last revised: 02/29/2012


Integer signedness error in Apple QuickTime before 7.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application termination) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a Cinepak encoded movie file with a crafted MDAT atom that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
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: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0212
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 33388
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090121 ZDI-09-007: Apple QuickTime Cinepak Codec MDAT Heap Corruption Vulnerability
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-09-007/
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2009-01-21
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 51529
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6153
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3403
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090124 Re: ZDI-09-007: Apple QuickTime Cinepak Codec MDAT Heap Corruption Vulnerability
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA09-022A

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6153
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:3.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:4.1.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:5.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:5.0.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:5.0.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.0.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.0.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.0.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.1.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.1.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.2.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.3.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.4.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.5
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.5.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.5.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:6.5.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.3
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.0.4
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.3
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.4
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.5
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.1.6
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.2
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.2.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.3
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.3.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.3.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.4
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.4.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.4.1
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.4.5
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.5.0
* cpe:/a:apple:quicktime:7.5.5 and previous versions

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