Intrusion Prevention

Apple.QuickTime.MediaVideo.Compressor.Name.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 MediaVideo file. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via sending a crafted video file.

Affected Products

Apple QuickTime before 7.6.6

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/HT4104

CVE References

CVE-2010-0528