September 13th, 2007, 20:21 PM
Unpatched QuickTime Bug Threatens Firefox
Mozilla confirmed that a year-old unpatched vulnerability in Apple's QuickTime media player opens up a backdoor that could enable a hacker to break into Firefox.
Petko D. Petkov, a penetration tester, said in a blog post that the "vulnerability can lead to a full compromise of the browser and maybe even the underlying operating system." Petkov released information about two QuickTime bugs this...