|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-2502|
|Date Published:||21 Jul 2013|
|Last Updated:||14 Feb 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A heap overflow vulnerability exists in Apple Quicktime. The vulnerability is due to improper processing of mjpeg movies with an improper jpeg frame size in the stsd atom. Successful exploitation could result in arbitrary code execution in the context of the currently logged-in user.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Apple QuickTime Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Apple Quicktime MJPEG Frame stsd atom heap overflow