Shockwave plug-in allows reading of users email
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Macromedia Shockwave could allow an attacker to create a Shockwave movie with malicious content that can read email messages located on another user's system.
Upgrade to the latest version of Shockwave (6.0 or later), available from the Shockwave Web site. See References.
- Shockwave Security Alert: Shockwave Security Alert : Reading Email.
- BID-6680: Macromedia Shockwave GETNETTEXT Local File Disclosure Vulnerability
- CVE-1999-1525: Macromedia Shockwave before 6.0 allows a malicious webmaster to read a user's mail box and possibly access internal web servers via the GetNextText command on a Shockwave movie.
- Apple Mac OS 8.1
- Macromedia Shockwave Flash Plugin
- Microsoft Windows 2000
- Microsoft Windows 95
- Microsoft Windows 98
- Microsoft Windows Me
- Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
- Microsoft Windows XP
Mar 14, 1997
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