Intrusion Prevention

Apple.QuickTime.Player.Division.By.Zero.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service vulnerability in Apple QuickTime Player.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious "mov" file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system via a crafted "mov" file.

Affected Products

Apple QuickTime Player 7.7.2

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.