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Technical Cyber Security Alert 2009-22A

Technical Cyber Security Alert 2009-22A
Posted Jan 23, 2009
Authored by US-CERT | Site us-cert.gov

Technical Cyber Security Alert TA09-022A - Apple has released QuickTime 7.6 to correct multiple vulnerabilities affecting QuickTime for Mac OS X and Windows. Attackers may be able to exploit these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service.

tags | advisory, denial of service, arbitrary, vulnerability
systems | windows, apple, osx
MD5 | 21b42abcdd1c32b5c29b928c137158e9

Technical Cyber Security Alert 2009-22A

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National Cyber Alert System

Technical Cyber Security Alert TA09-022A


Apple QuickTime Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities

Original release date: January 22, 2009
Last revised: --
Source: US-CERT


Systems Affected

* Apple QuickTime 7.5 for Windows and Mac OS X


Overview

Apple has released QuickTime 7.6 to correct multiple
vulnerabilities affecting QuickTime for Mac OS X and Windows.
Attackers may be able to exploit these vulnerabilities to execute
arbitrary code or cause a denial of service.


I. Description

Apple QuickTime 7.6 addresses a number of vulnerabilities affecting
QuickTime. An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities by
convincing a user to access a specially crafted media or movie
file. This file could be hosted on a web page or sent via email.


II. Impact

The impacts of these vulnerabilities vary. Potential consequences
include arbitrary code execution and denial of service.


III. Solution

Upgrade to QuickTime 7.6. This and other updates are available via
Software Update or via Apple Downloads.


IV. References

* About the security content of QuickTime 7.6 -
<http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3403>

* Apple Support Downloads - <http://support.apple.com/downloads/>

* Mac OS X - updating your software -
<http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1338?viewlocale=en_US>

* Securing Your Web Browser -
<https://www.us-cert.gov/reading_room/securing_browser/>

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The most recent version of this document can be found at:

<http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-022A.html>
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Feedback can be directed to US-CERT Technical Staff. Please send
email to <cert@cert.org> with "TA09-022A Feedback VU#703068" in
the subject.
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For instructions on subscribing to or unsubscribing from this
mailing list, visit <http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/signup.html>.
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Produced 2009 by US-CERT, a government organization.

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Revision History

January 22, 2009: Initial release


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