On 12 Sep 2012, Apple released iTunes 10.7. This version fixes quite a number of vulnerabilities. Impacts of exploitation include unexpected application termination or arbitrary code execution
Information regarding the new iTunes (released Oct 2012) shows features such as;
* new library views
* new mini player mode
How many changes in 10.7 to start heading in this direction?
 About the security content of iTunes 10.7 HT5485 (2012-Sep-12) [Apple]