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Apple TV Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Release Date:  2008-10-03    Views:  5,076

Secunia Advisory SA32121

Where:

From remote

Impact:

System access

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

Operating System:

CVE Reference(s):

Description


Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Apple TV, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a vulnerable system.

1) An error in the processing of movie atoms can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow.

For more information see vulnerability #8 in:
SA27523

2) An error in the processing of STSZ atoms can be exploited to corrupt memory.

For more information see vulnerability #6 in:
SA31821


Solution:
Update to version 2.2.

Provided and/or discovered by:
The vendor credits:
1) Cody Pierce, TippingPoint DVLabs
2) Reported by an anonymous person via ZDI.

Original Advisory:
APPLE-SA-2008-10-02:
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Oct/msg00000.html

Deep Links:
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