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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1585

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.
Publish Date : 2008-06-10 Last Update Date : 2018-10-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1585

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apple Quicktime 7.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apple Quicktime 1

- References For CVE-2008-1585
VUPEN ADV-2008-2064
XF quicktime-quicktime-content-code-execution(42948)
VUPEN ADV-2008-1776
CERT TA08-162C
BID 29650 Apple QuickTime 'file:' URI File Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-06-11
SECTRACK 1020217
BID 29619 RETIRED: Apple QuickTime Multiple Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-06-11
CERT-VN VU#132419
BUGTRAQ 20080610 ZDI-08-038: QuickTime SMIL qtnext Redirect File Execution CONFIRM
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-06-09
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-07-10

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1585

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