Apple releases QuickTime 7.7.3 for Windows, patches critical security vulnerabilities

Summary:Apple just released QuickTime 7.7.3 for Windows, patching critical security vulnerabilities that could allow arbitrary code execution.

Apple just released QuickTime 7.7.3 for Windows, patching critical security vulnerabilities that could allow arbitrary code execution.

More details on the patched vulnerabilities:

CVE-2011-1374 - Viewing a maliciously crafted PICT file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
CVE-2012-3757 - Viewing a maliciously crafted PICT file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
CVE-2012-3751 - Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
CVE-2012-3758 - Viewing a maliciously crafted QuickTime TeXML file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
CVE-2012-3752 - Viewing a maliciously crafted QuickTime TeXML file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
CVE-2012-3753 - Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
CVE-2012-3754 - Visiting a maliciously crafted website may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
CVE-2012-3755 - Viewing a maliciously crafted Targa file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
CVE-2012-3756 - Viewing a maliciously crafted movie file may lead to an unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution

Users are advised to upgrade to the latest version immediatelly.

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Topics: Security

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Dancho Danchev is an independent security consultant and cyber threats analyst, with extensive experience in open source intelligence gathering, and cybercrime incident response. He's been an active security blogger since 2007, and maintains a popular security blog sharing real-time threats intelligence data with the rest of the community... Full Bio

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