About the security content of iTunes 12.3

This document describes the security content of iTunes 12.3.

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iTunes 12.3

  • iTunes

    Available for: Windows 7 and later

    Impact: Applications that use CoreText may be vulnerable to unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution

    Description: Multiple memory corruption issues existed in the processing of text files. These issues were addressed through improved memory handling.

    CVE-ID

    CVE-2015-1157 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3686 : John Villamil (@day6reak), Yahoo Pentest Team

    CVE-2015-3687 : John Villamil (@day6reak), Yahoo Pentest Team

    CVE-2015-3688 : John Villamil (@day6reak), Yahoo Pentest Team

    CVE-2015-5755 : John Villamil (@day6reak), Yahoo Pentest Team

    CVE-2015-5761 : John Villamil (@day6reak), Yahoo Pentest Team

    CVE-2015-5874 : John Villamil (@day6reak), Yahoo Pentest Team

  • iTunes

    Available for: Windows 7 and later

    Impact: Applications that use ICU may be vulnerable to unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution

    Description: Multiple memory corruption issues existed in the processing of unicode strings. These issues were addressed by updating ICU to version 55.

    CVE-ID

    CVE-2014-8146 : Marc Deslauriers

    CVE-2014-8147 : Marc Deslauriers

    CVE-2015-5922 : Mark Brand of Google Project Zero

  • iTunes

    Available for: Windows 7 and later

    Impact: Opening a media file may lead to arbitrary code execution

    Description: A security issue existed in Microsoft Foundation Class's handling of library loading. This issue was addressed by updating to the latest version of the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package.

    CVE-ID

    CVE-2010-3190 : Stefan Kanthak

  • iTunes

    Available for: Windows 7 and later

    Impact: A man-in-the-middle attack while browsing the iTunes Store via iTunes may result in unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution

    Description: Multiple memory corruption issues existed in WebKit. These issues were addressed through improved memory handling.

    CVE-ID

    CVE-2015-1152 : Apple

    CVE-2015-1153 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3730 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3731 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3733 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3734 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3735 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3736 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3737 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3738 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3739 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3740 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3741 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3742 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3743 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3744 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3745 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3746 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3747 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3748 : Apple

    CVE-2015-3749 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5789 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5790 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5791 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5792 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5793 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5794 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5795 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5796 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5797 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5798 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5799 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5800 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5801 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5802 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5803 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5804 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5805

    CVE-2015-5806 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5807 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5808 : Joe Vennix

    CVE-2015-5809 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5810 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5811 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5812 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5813 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5814 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5815 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5816 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5817 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5818 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5819 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5821 : Apple

    CVE-2015-5822 : Mark S. Miller of Google

    CVE-2015-5823 : Apple

  • Software Update

    Impact: An attacker in a privileged network position may be able to obtain encrypted SMB credentials

    Description: A redirection issue existed in the handling of certain network connections. This issue was addressed through improved resource validation.

    CVE-ID

    CVE-2015-5920 : Cylance

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