Apple Quicktime and OS X updates to patch multiple security vulnerabilities

Thursday, May 11th, 2006

Apple has released Quicktime v. 7.1 for both Windows and OS X to address about 12 vulnerabilities. It looks as though all of the vulnerabilities were related to either a specially crafted images or movies (a variety of formats…) Upgrade or use another viewer…    Send article as PDF   

Apple Quicktime security vulnerabilites and update

Thursday, January 12th, 2006

There are a number of vulnerabilites reported with Apple Quicktime player related to the way it handles various file formats. Quicktime Player 7.0.4 is the current released GOOD version, everything from 7.0.3 and prior are vulnerable. The Security Fix has some details. There were a total of about 8 vulnerabilities fixed in 7.0.4 and they […]

Quicktime and iTunes vulnerabilities

Thursday, December 22nd, 2005

Details of a vulnerability in Apple’s Quicktime and iTunes reported at Secunia also has an advisory. It is listed as moderately critical and affects the current version of both quicktime and itunes on Mac or Windows.    Send article as PDF