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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-4965

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.
Publish Date : 2006-09-24 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-4965 unix
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- Products Affected By CVE-2006-4965

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Quicktime 7.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Quicktime 1

- References For CVE-2006-4965
VUPEN ADV-2007-3155
BUGTRAQ 20060920 Backdooring MP3 files (plus QuickTime issues and Cross-context Scripting)
BUGTRAQ 20061207 New MySpace worm could be on its way
BUGTRAQ 20070912 0DAY: QuickTime pwns Firefox
BID 20138 Apple QuickTime Plug-In Arbitrary Script Execution Weakness Release Date:2007-11-15
CERT-VN VU#751808
SECTRACK 1018687

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-4965

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