Vulnerability CVE-2017-11225


Published: 2017-12-09

Description:
An issue was discovered in Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.183 and earlier versions. This vulnerability is an instance of a use after free vulnerability in the Primetime SDK metadata functionality. The mismatch between an old and a new object can provide an attacker with unintended memory access -- potentially leading to code corruption, control-flow hijack, or an information leak attack. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution.

Type:

CWE-416

(Use After Free)

Vendor: Redhat
Product: Enterprise linux server 
Version: 6.0;
Product: Enterprise linux desktop 
Version: 6.0;
Product: Enterprise linux workstation 
Version: 6.0;
Vendor: Adobe
Product: Flash player 
Version: 27.0.0.183;

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
10/10
10/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101837
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039778
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3222
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb17-33.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201711-13

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