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Apple releases details of QuickTime 7.3 security updates Nov 05 2007 09:43PM
Todd Woodward (todd_woodward symantec com)
Apple today released information about the "security content" of QuickTime 7.3. Apple notes that these updates cover Mac OS X v10.3.9, Mac OS X v10.4.9 or later, Mac OS X v10.5, Windows Vista, and XP SP2.

The update resolves potential memory corruption, multiple heap and stack buffer overflows, and elevated privilege issues.

Various credit for reporting these issues have been attributed to the following:

* Dylan Ashe of Adobe Systems Incorporated
* Tobias Klein of www.trapkit.
* Adam Gowdiak
* Ruben Santamarta of working with TippingPoint and the Zero Day Initiative
* Mario Ballano from working with the VeriSign iDefense VCP

More details are available in the following Apple Knowledge Base document:

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Todd D. Woodward
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Symantec Corporation
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