Apple iTunes DAAP Messages Handling Denial of Service Vulnerability

2009-03-15T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:21484
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2009-03-15T00:00:00

Description

Apple iTunes DAAP Messages Handling Denial of Service Vulnerability   2009.Mar.13 

Fortinet's FortiGuard Global Security Research Team Discovers Vulnerability in Apple iTunes

Summary:  ======== A DoS vulnerability in Apple iTunes through a maliciously crafted DAAP message.

Impact: =======

Denial of service.

Risk:

Medium

Affected Software:  ==================

Apple iTunes 8 for Windows, other versions may be affected  
This issue does not affect Mac OS X systems

References:

FortiGuard Advisory: http://www.fortiguardcenter.com/advisory/FGA-2009-11.html Apple Security Bulletin: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3487  Apple Security Updates: http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1222  CVE ID: CVE-2009-0016  http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0016  Acknowledgments:   ================

Xiaopeng Zhang, Zhenhua Liu, and Junfeng Jia of Fortinet's FortiGuard Global Security Research Team

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