Cybersecurity Alert - QuickTime for Windows No Longer Supported By Apple

April 18, 2016

Threat Summary

Apple is no longer releasing security updates for QuickTime® for Microsoft® Windows®. However, two new critical security bugs have recently been found in QuickTime for Windows. More information

ACA Aponix Recommendation

ACA Aponix recommends uninstalling QuickTime on Windows machines. Open source alternatives to QuickTime for Windows are available, however ACA Aponix does not recommend using iTunes® or videos that require QuickTime on work machines.

ACA Aponix can assist in identifying any machines on your network that have iTunes and/or QuickTime installed during our annual security assessment and internal network scan.

Please reach out to us if you have any questions: