Adobe Flash Player and Air logic error denial of service
|adobe-flash-air-logic-dos (78226)||Medium Risk|
Adobe Flash Player and Air are vulnerable to a denial of service, caused by a logic error involving multiple dialogs in Firefox. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to crash.
Denial of Service
Refer to APSB12-19 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- Adobe Product Security Bulletin APSB12-19: Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player.
- BID-55365: Adobe Flash Player and AIR CVE-2012-4171 Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2012-4171: Adobe Flash Player before 10.3.183.23 and 11.x before 11.4.402.265 on Windows and Mac OS X, before 10.3.183.23 and 11.x before 184.108.40.206 on Linux, before 220.127.116.11 on Android 2.x and 3.x, and before 18.104.22.168 on Android 4.x; Adobe AIR before 22.214.171.1240; and Adobe AIR SDK before 126.96.36.1990 allow attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) by leveraging a logic error during handling of Firefox dialogs.
- Adobe Adobe Air 188.8.131.5220
- Adobe AIR 184.108.40.20630
- 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 220.127.116.11
- Adobe Flash Player 18.104.22.168
- Adobe Flash Player 8.0
- Adobe Flash Player 22.214.171.124
- Adobe Flash Player 126.96.36.199
- Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.52
- Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206
- Adobe Flash Player 220.127.116.11
- Adobe Flash Player 18.104.22.168
- Adobe Flash Player 9.0.16
- Adobe Flash Player 9.0.20
- Adobe Flash Player 22.214.171.124
- Adobe Flash Player 9.0.28
- Adobe Flash Player 126.96.36.199
- Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.52
- Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206
- Adobe Flash Player 220.127.116.11
- Adobe Flash Player 18.104.22.168
- Gentoo Linux
- Novell OpenSUSE 11.0
- RedHat Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.8.z Extras
- RedHat RHEL Extras 3
- RedHat RHEL Extras 4
Aug 31, 2012
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