Adobe Flash Player and Air buffer overflow
|adobe-cve20125253-bo (79074)||High Risk|
Adobe Flash Player and Air are vulnerable to a buffer overflow. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the application to crash.
Refer to APSB12-22 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- APSB12-22: Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player.
- Google Chrome Releases Web site: Stable Channel Update.
- BID-56221: Adobe Flash Player and AIR CVE-2012-5253 Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
- CVE-2012-5253: Buffer overflow in Adobe Flash Player before 10.3.183.29 and 11.x before 11.4.402.287 on Windows and Mac OS X, before 10.3.183.29 and 11.x before 188.8.131.52 on Linux, before 184.108.40.206 on Android 2.x and 3.x, and before 220.127.116.11 on Android 4.x; Adobe AIR before 18.104.22.16810; and Adobe AIR SDK before 22.214.171.12410 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than other Flash Player buffer overflow CVEs listed in APSB12-22.
- OSVDB ID: 86030: Adobe Flash Player / AIR Unspecified Overflow (2012-5253)
- RHSA-2012-1346: Critical: flash-plugin security update
- SA50876: Adobe Flash Player / AIR Multiple Vulnerabilities
- Adobe AIR 126.96.36.1990
- Adobe AIR 188.8.131.520 SDK
- Adobe Air for Android 184.108.40.2060
- Adobe Flash Player For Android 220.127.116.11
- Adobe Flash Player For Android 18.104.22.168
- Adobe Flash Player For Linux 22.214.171.124
- Adobe Flash Player For Windows and Macintosh 11.4.402.265
- Adobe Flash Player For Windows and Macintosh 11.4.402.278
- Google Chrome 22
- RedHat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary 6
- RedHat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary 6
- RedHat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary 6
- RedHat RHEL Desktop Supplementary 5 Client
- RedHat RHEL Supplementary 5 Server
Oct 08, 2012
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