Apple iTunes Dynamic Linked Library (DLL) code execution
|itunes-dll-code-execution (61223)||High Risk|
Apple iTunes could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by the passing of an insufficiently qualified path when loading an external library. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted media file containing a malicious Dynamic Linked Library (DLL) file, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.
Upgrade to the latest version of Apple iTunes (9.1 or later), available from the Apple Web site. See References.
- Apple Web site: About the security content of iTunes 9.1.
- BID-42541: Apple iTunes DLL Loading Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
- CVE-2010-1795: Untrusted search path vulnerability in Apple iTunes before 9.1, when running on Windows 7, Vista, and XP, allows local users and possibly remote attackers to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the current working directory.
- OSVDB ID: 67329: Apple iTunes for Windows Path Subversion Arbitrary DLL Injection Code Execution
- Apple iTunes 7.0.2
- Apple iTunes 7.3
- Apple iTunes 7.3.1
- Apple iTunes 7.3.2
- Apple iTunes 7.4
- Apple iTunes 8.0
- Apple iTunes 188.8.131.52
- Apple iTunes 8.1
- Apple Itunes 9.0.0 Windows
Jun 12, 2010
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