Intrusion Prevention

Mozilla.Firefox.QuickTime.Media.Formats.Command.Execution

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a vulnerability present in Apple QuickTime when used with Mozilla Firefox.
The vulnerability is a result of a flaw that allows XML files disguised as QuickTime media format files to hack into Mozilla Firefox. A remote attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary programs and may be able to gain complete control of the system.

Affected Products

Apple QuickTime and Mozilla Firefox.

Impact

System compromise: execution of arbitrary code on the system.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any official fix for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2007-5045 CVE-2007-4673