CVE-2006-4965 Detail

Current Description

Apple QuickTime 7.1.3 Player and Plug-In allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary JavaScript code and possibly conduct other attacks via a QuickTime Media Link (QTL) file with an embed XML element and a qtnext parameter that identifies resources outside of the original domain. NOTE: as of 20070912, this issue has been demonstrated by using instances of Components.interfaces.nsILocalFile and Components.interfaces.nsIProcess to execute arbitrary local files within Firefox and possibly Internet Explorer.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=305149
http://lists.apple.com/archives/Security-announce/2007/Mar/msg00000.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1631
http://www.gnucitizen.org/blog/0day-quicktime-pwns-firefox
http://www.gnucitizen.org/blog/backdooring-mp3-files/ Exploit 
http://www.gnucitizen.org/blog/myspace-quicktime-worm-follow-up
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/751808 US Government Resource 
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/446750/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/453756/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/479179/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20138 Exploit 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018687
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/3155

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-94 Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4965
NVD Published Date:
09/24/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018
Source:
MITRE