Security tester confirms critical QuickTime flaws

Wednesday, 9 November 2005, 5:55 PM EST

Security researcher Piotr Bania has hit back at claims that he exaggerated the severity of flaws that he discovered in Apple's QuickTime media player. Bania discovered four flaws in QuickTime versions 6.5.2 and 7.0.1 which he rated "highly critical" as they could be exploited by hackers to remotely execute malicious code.

By Iain Thomson at Personal Computer World.

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