Quicktime for Windows has a critical vulnerability

Mathew Sayer In the News

Cyber security company Trend Micro has uncovered two critical vulnerabilities in Quicktime for Windows. The intra-OS version of the program is being phased out. Apple has announced that there will be no security patches. OS X versions of Quicktime are not affected.   Trend Micro chose to release the advisories by following their Disclosure Policy. When a vendor does not issue a security patch they send an advisory. Zero Day Initiative released two bulletins, ZDI-16-241, and ZDI-16-242 setting out the vulnerabilities. No attacks exist at the minute, but users …