Adobe Flash Player "Matrix3D" Integer Overflow Code Execution

2012-09-11 / 2012-10-24
Credit: Nicolas Joly
Risk: High
Local: No
Remote: Yes
CWE: CWE-189

CVSS Base Score: 9.3/10
Impact Subscore: 10/10
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6/10
Exploit range: Remote
Attack complexity: Medium
Authentication: No required
Confidentiality impact: Complete
Integrity impact: Complete
Availability impact: Complete

VUPEN Security Research - Adobe Flash Player "Matrix3D" Integer Overflow Code Execution (APSB12-19) Website : Twitter : I. BACKGROUND --------------------- Adobe Flash Player is a cross-platform browser-based application runtime that delivers uncompromised viewing of expressive applications, content, and videos across screens and browsers. It is installed on 98% of computers. II. DESCRIPTION --------------------- VUPEN Vulnerability Research Team discovered a critical vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player. The vulnerability is caused by an integer overflow error in the "copyRawDataTo()" method within the "Matrix3D" class when processing malformed arguments, which could allow remote attackers execute arbitrary code via a specially crafted web page. CVSS Score: 10 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) III. AFFECTED PRODUCTS --------------------------- Adobe Flash Player version 11.3.300.271 and prior IV. Binary Analysis & Exploits/PoCs --------------------------------------- In-depth technical analysis of the vulnerability and a fully functional exploit including ASLR/DEP bypass are available through the VUPEN BAE (Binary Analysis & Exploits) portal: VUPEN Binary Analysis & Exploits Service provides private exploits and in-depth technical analysis of the most significant public vulnerabilities based on disassembly, reverse engineering, protocol analysis, and code audit. The service allows governments and major corporations to evaluate risks, and protect infrastructures and assets against new threats. The service also allows security vendors (IPS, IDS, AntiVirus) to supplement their internal research efforts and quickly develop both vulnerability-based and exploit-based signatures to proactively protect their customers from attacks and emerging threats. V. VUPEN Threat Protection Program ----------------------------------- Governments and major corporations which are members of the VUPEN Threat Protection Program (TPP) have been proactively alerted about the vulnerability when it was discovered by VUPEN in advance of its public disclosure, and have received a detailed attack detection guidance to protect national and critical infrastructures against potential 0-day attacks exploiting this vulnerability: VI. SOLUTION ---------------- Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player 11.4.402.265 VII. CREDIT -------------- This vulnerability was discovered by Nicolas Joly of VUPEN Security VIII. ABOUT VUPEN Security --------------------------- VUPEN is the leadering provider of advanced vulnerability research for defensive and offensive cyber security. VUPEN solutions enable corporations and governments to measure and manage risks, eliminate vulnerabilities before they can be exploited, and protect critical infrastructures and assets against known and unknown vulnerabilities. VUPEN has been recognized as "Company of the Year 2011 in the Vulnerability Research Market" by Frost & Sullivan. VUPEN solutions include: * VUPEN Binary Analysis & Exploits Service (BAE) : * VUPEN Threat Protection Program (TPP) : IX. REFERENCES ---------------------- X. DISCLOSURE TIMELINE ----------------------------- 2012-01-25 - Vulnerability Discovered by VUPEN and shared with customers 2012-08-21 - Public disclosure


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