|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|CVE ID|| CVE-2011-0609
|Public exploit||This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.|
Adobe Flash Player
|Vulnerable software versions||
Adobe Flash Player 10.2.152.26
Adobe Flash Player 10.2.152.32
Adobe Flash Player 10.2.159.1
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The weakness exists due to boundary error in authplay.dll component. A remote attacker can create a specially Flash (.swf) file embedded in a Microsoft Excel (.xls) file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger memory corruption, and execute arbitrary code on the system with privileges of the current user.
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability results in arbitrary code execution on the vulnerable system.
Note: the vulnerability was being actively exploited.
Update Adobe Flash Player to version 10.2.153.1.