Adobe Flash Player Flash content code execution

adobe-flash-content-code-execution (61771) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Adobe Flash Player, as bundled in multiple products, could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an unspecified error when parsing Flash and Multimedia content within a PDF document. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted PDF document, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to corrupt memory and execute arbitrary code on the system with elevated privileges.

*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 APSB10-22 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

For Adobe Acrobat and Reader:
Refer to APSB10-21 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) Blog: Security Advisory for Adobe Flash Player (APSA10-03).
  • APSA10-03: Security Advisory for Flash Player.
  • APSB10-21: Security updates available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat.
  • APSB10-22: Security update available for Adobe Flash Player.
  • Google Chrome Web site: Google Chrome.
  • Sun Security Blog: CVE-2010-2884 Vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player .
  • Sun Security Blog: Multiple Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player .
  • BID-43205: Adobe Flash Player CVE-2010-2884 Unspecified Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2010-2884: Adobe Flash Player 10.1.82.76 and earlier on Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, and Solaris and 10.1.92.10 on Android; authplay.dll in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 9.x before 9.4; and authplay.dll in Adobe Reader and Acrobat 8.x before 8.2.5 on Windows and Mac OS X allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via unspecified vectors, as exploited in the wild in September 2010.
  • GLSA-201101-08: Adobe Reader: Multiple vulnerabilities
  • GLSA-201101-09: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities
  • OSVDB ID: 68024: Adobe Flash Player Unspecified Code Execution
  • RHSA-2010-0706: Critical: flash-plugin security update
  • RHSA-2010-0743: Critical: acroread security update
  • SA41434: Adobe Flash Player Unspecified Code Execution Vulnerability
  • SA41435: Adobe Reader/Acrobat Flash Player Unspecified Code Execution Vulnerability
  • SA41443: Google Chrome Flash Plugin Unspecified Code Execution Vulnerability
  • SA42582: Oracle Solaris Adobe Flash Player Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SUSE-SA:2010:042: flash player security problems
  • SUSE-SA:2010:048: Acrobat Reader security update
  • SUSE-SR:2010:019: SUSE Security Summary Report
  • US-CERT VU#275289: Adobe Flash unspecified code execution vulnerability
  • VUPEN/ADV-2010-2348: Adobe Flash Player Content Processing Code Execution Vulnerability
  • VUPEN/ADV-2010-2349: Adobe Acrobat and Reader Flash Content Code Execution Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Adobe Acrobat 8.0
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.0 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.0 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.0.0
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.1 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.1 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2 Security Update Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.2 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.3 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.3 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.4 Professional
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.4 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.4
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.5
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.6
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.1.7
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 8.2.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.0.0
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1 Standard
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.1.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3.1
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3.2
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3.3
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.3.4
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.1.82.76
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.1.92.10
  • Adobe Reader 8.0
  • Adobe Reader 8.0.0
  • Adobe Reader 8.1
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.1
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.2
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.3
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.4
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.5
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.6
  • Adobe Reader 8.1.7
  • Adobe Reader 8.2
  • Adobe Reader 8.2.1
  • Adobe Reader 9.0
  • Adobe Reader 9.1
  • Adobe Reader 9.1.1
  • Adobe Reader 9.1.2
  • Adobe Reader 9.1.3
  • Adobe Reader 9.2
  • Adobe Reader 9.3.1
  • Adobe Reader 9.3.2
  • Adobe Reader 9.3.3
  • Adobe Reader 9.3.4
  • Gentoo Linux
  • Google Chrome 6.0.472.55
  • 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
  • Sun Solaris 10
  • SUSE SuSE Linux 9.0

Reported:

Sep 13, 2010

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