Intrusion Prevention

Apple.QuickTime.QDM2.QDCA.Atom.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a code-execution vulnerability in
Apple Quicktime.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious video with a QDM2 encoding audio content. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via sending a crafted video.

Affected Products

Apple QuickTime on Apple Mac OS X before 10.6.3

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the update released by the vendor:
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4077

CVE References

CVE-2010-0059