Apple QuickTime Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities
- Apple QuickTime 7.5 for Windows and Mac OS X
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.
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.
The impacts of these vulnerabilities vary. Potential consequences include arbitrary code execution and denial of service.
January 22, 2009: Initial release