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CVE-2008-1585 Detail

Current Description

Apple QuickTime before 7.5 uses the url.dll!FileProtocolHandler handler for unrecognized URIs in qt:next attributes within SMIL text in video files, which sends these URIs to explorer.exe and thereby allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs, as originally demonstrated by crafted file: URLs.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008//Jul/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Jun/msg00000.html Patch
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1991
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/132419 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/493248/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29619
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29650
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020217
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-162C.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1776/references
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2064/references
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-038/
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/42948

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apple:quicktime:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
7.4.5


Change History

3 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1585
NVD Published Date:
06/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018