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Sid 1-45186

Message

FILE-IMAGE Apple Quicktime malformed FPX file memory corruption attempt

Summary

This event is generated when a memory corruption attempt is detected in Apple Quicktime.

Impact

Attempted Administrator Privilege Gain

CVE-2016-1767:

CVSS base score 7.8

CVSS impact score 5.9

CVSS exploitability score 1.8

Confidentiality Impact HIGH

Integrity Impact HIGH

Availability Impact HIGH

Detailed information

CVE-2016-1767: QuickTime in Apple OS X before 10.11.4 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted FlashPix image, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-1768.

Affected systems

  • apple macosx 10.11.3

Ease of attack

CVE-2016-1767:

Access Vector

Access Complexity

Authentication

False positives

False negatives

Corrective action

Contributors

  • Cisco's Talos Intelligence Group

Additional References