Adobe Macromedia Flash Player FSCommand "exec" arbitrary command execution
|flash-fscommand-exec (8587)||High Risk|
Macromedia Flash Player could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. A remote attacker can use FSCommand "exec" to execute a malicious external program on a local system.
Apply the Flash Player Updater for this vulnerability, as listed in the Macromedia Flash Support Center TechNote. See References.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Tue Mar 19 2002 - 16:29:43 CST: More SWF vulnerabilities?.
- Macromedia Flash Support Center TechNote: Stand-alone Macromedia Flash Player Update for Windows.
- Macromedia Flash Support Center TechNote: Potential security issue with FSCommand "Save".
- BID-4321: Macromedia Flash Undocumented Action File Access Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0477: Standalone Macromedia Flash Player 5.0 before 5,0,30,2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs via a .SWF file containing the exec FSCommand.
- OSVDB ID: 6647: Macromedia Standalone Flash Player FScommand .SWF Command Execution
- Macromedia Flash Player 5.0
Mar 19, 2002
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