Adobe Flash Player and Air UNIX denial of service

adobe-fpair-unix-dos (59322) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Adobe Flash Player and Air are vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by an error related to some UNIX platforms. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a denial of service.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 7.1
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 5.3
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

Refer to APSB10-14 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • Adobe Product Security Bulletin APSB10-14: Security update available for Adobe Flash Player.
  • HP Security Bulletin HPSBMA02547 SSRT100222: HP Systems Insight Manager (SIM) for HP-UX, Linux, and Windows, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code and Other Vulnerabilities.
  • BID-40759: RETIRED: Adobe Flash Player 10.0.45.2 and AIR 1.5.3.9130 Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
  • BID-40795: Adobe Flash Player (CVE-2010-2172) Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-2172: Adobe Flash Player 9 before 9.0.277.0 on unspecified UNIX platforms allows attackers to cause a denial of service via unknown vectors.
  • GLSA-201101-09: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities
  • OSVDB ID: 65583: Adobe Flash Player on UNIX Unspecified DoS (2010-2172)
  • RHSA-2010-0470: Critical: flash-plugin security update
  • SA40026: Adobe Flash Player AVM2 newfunction Instruction Handling Vulnerability
  • SA40144: Adobe AIR Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SA40545: HP Systems Insight Manager Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SECTRACK ID: 1024085: Adobe Flash Player Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitary Code, Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks, and Deny Service
  • SUSE-SA:2010:024: Flash Player security update
  • SUSE-SR:2010:013: SUSE Security Summary Report

Platforms Affected:

  • Adobe Adobe Air 1.5.3.9120
  • Adobe AIR 1.5.3.9130
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.0.0.584
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.0.12.10
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.0.12.36
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.0.22.87
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.0.32.18
  • Adobe Flash Player 7.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 7.0.69.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 7.0.70.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 8.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 8.0.34.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 8.0.35.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.112.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.114.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.115.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.124.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.16
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.20
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.20.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.28
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.28.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.31.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.45.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.47.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 9.0.48.0
  • Gentoo Linux
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.0 SP1
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.0
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.1
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.1 SP1
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.2 SP1
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.2 SP2
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.2
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0 SP2
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0 SP5
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0 SP1
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0 SP3
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0 SP4
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.2
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.3
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.3 Update 1
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 6.0
  • HP Systems Insight Manager
  • Novell OpenSUSE 11.0
  • RedHat Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.8.z Extras
  • RedHat RHEL Extras 3
  • RedHat RHEL Extras 4

Reported:

Jun 10, 2010

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