Adobe Flash Player and Air code execution
|adobe-cve20125256-code-exec (79077)||High Risk|
An unspecified vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player and Air could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. 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.
Refer to APSB12-22 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.
- Adobe Product Security Bulletin APSB12-22: Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player.
- Google Chrome Releases Web site: Stable Channel Update.
- BID-56198: Adobe Flash Player and AIR CVE-2012-5256 Memory Corruption Vulnerability
- CVE-2012-5256: 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 22.214.171.124 on Linux, before 126.96.36.199 on Android 2.x and 3.x, and before 188.8.131.52 on Android 4.x; Adobe AIR before 184.108.40.20610; and Adobe AIR SDK before 220.127.116.1110 allow attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than other Flash Player memory corruption CVEs listed in APSB12-22.
- OSVDB ID: 86033: Adobe Flash Player / AIR Unspecified Memory Corruption (2012-5256)
- RHSA-2012-1346: Critical: flash-plugin security update
- SA50876: Adobe Flash Player / AIR Multiple Vulnerabilities
- Adobe AIR 18.104.22.1680
- Adobe AIR 22.214.171.1240 SDK
- Adobe Air for Android 126.96.36.1990
- Adobe Flash Player For Android 188.8.131.52
- Adobe Flash Player For Android 184.108.40.206
- Adobe Flash Player For Linux 220.127.116.11
- 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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