Adobe Flash Player and Air invalid pointer code execution

adobe-fpair-invalidpointer-ce (59323) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Adobe Flash Player and Air could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an error related to an invalid pointer. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to corrupt memory and execute arbitrary code on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 9.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 6.9
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

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 SSRT100224: 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-40805: Adobe Flash Player and AIR (CVE-2010-2174) Invalid Pointer Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-2174: Adobe Flash Player before 9.0.277.0 and 10.x before 10.1.53.64, and Adobe AIR before 2.0.2.12610, might allow attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, related to an invalid pointer vulnerability and the newfunction (0x44) operator, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-2173.
  • GLSA-201101-09: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities
  • OSVDB ID: 65584: Adobe Flash Player / AIR newclass Operator Processing Invalid Pointer Arbitrary Code Execution
  • RHSA-2010-0464: Critical: flash-plugin security update
  • 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
  • SECTRACK ID: 1024086: Adobe AIR 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
  • VUPEN/ADV-2010-1421: Adobe Flash and AIR Multiple Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
  • VUPEN/ADV-2010-1482: Apple Mac OS X Flash Player Multiple Code Execution Vulnerabilities
  • VUPEN/ADV-2010-1793: HP Systems Insight Manager Multiple Code Execution Vulnerabilities

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
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.2 SP2
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 4.2 SP1
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0 SP3
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.0
  • 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 SP4
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.2
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.3 Update 1
  • HP Systems Insight Manager 5.3
  • 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 Desktop Supplementary 5 Client
  • RedHat RHEL Extras 3
  • RedHat RHEL Extras 4
  • RedHat RHEL Supplementary 5 Server
  • RedHat RHEL Supplementary 5.4.z EUS

Reported:

Jun 10, 2010

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