|CVSS SCORE||6.8, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
|TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION||Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 16930. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within the handling of the properties for the QuickTime browser plugin. By manipulating a QuickTime object's properties an attacker can force a dangling pointer to be reused after it has been freed. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process.
Apple has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||WanderingGlitch of HP's Zero Day Initiative