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CVE-2008-3615 Detail

Current Description

ir50_32.qtx in an unspecified third-party Indeo v5 codec for QuickTime, when used with Apple QuickTime before 7.5.5 on Windows, accesses uninitialized memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted movie file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  09/10/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce//2008/Sep/msg00000.html Mailing List Vendor Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020841 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3027 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.ngssoftware.com/advisories/critical-vulnerability-in-apple-quicktimes-indeo-codec/ Broken Link
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/496358/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31086 Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2527 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:apple:quicktime
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Up to (excluding)
7.5.5
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3615
NVD Published Date:
09/10/2008
NVD Last Modified:
11/01/2018