|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|Public exploit||This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.|
Adobe Flash Player
Client/Desktop applications / Plugins for browsers, ActiveX components
Adobe Flash Player for Linux
Client/Desktop applications / Multimedia software
This security bulletin contains one critical risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: YesDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The weakness exists due to heap-based buffer overflow when processing .swf files. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted Web site, trick the victim into visiting it, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code with privileges of the current user.
Successful exploitation results in arbitrary code execution on the vulnerable system.
Note: the vulnerability was being actively exploited.
Install update from vendor's website.
Adobe Flash Player: 188.8.131.52 - 184.108.40.206
Adobe Flash Player for Linux: 220.127.116.11 - 18.104.22.1688
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?