Apple released an update to Quicktime yesterday, and attackers wasted no time coming up with a new exploit for it. Already in the public is a proof of concept exploit for Quicktime 188.8.131.52. It seems that Apple still hasn’t fixed the root cause of the RTSP vulnerability.
In other news, a survey over the past year on Oracle admins found that only 1 in 3 Oracle database admins bother to patch their databases. 68% of the admins admitted to never applying any patches at all. If that is true, it’s rather frightening.