eEye Discovers Security Flaws in Apple Computer
iTunes and QuickTime
November 20th 2005
Digital Security has found a critical vulnerability in some versions
of Apple Computers iTune. The newest version released just a few
days ago has this vulnerability. The flaw could enable attackers to
remotely take over a userís computer.
So far the
hole has been discovered in iTunes 6 for Windows. It was not fixed
in the latest security update and eEye is trying to determine if the
same vulnerability affects the Mac users.
enables hackers to launch an arbitrary code remotely when a user
browses a malicious website or opens an infected email. This
critical vulnerability will then allow an attacker to take over a
warns of a critical security flaw in Apple Computers Quicktime media
player. This vulnerability affects both Mac and PC platforms.
Best Syndication Staff Writer
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