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ZDI-12-005 : Apple Quicktime RLE BGRA Decoding Remote Code Execution Vulnerability http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-005 January 5, 2012
-- CVE ID: CVE-2011-3248
-- CVSS: 7.5, AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
-- Affected Vendors:
The specific flaw exists within how the application decodes video samples encoded with the RLE codec. When decompressing the sample, the application will fail to accommodate for the canvas the sample is rendered into. This can cause a buffer overflow and thus can be taken advantage of in order to gain code execution under the context of the application.
Apple has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2012-01-05 - Coordinated public release of advisory
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