Remote code execution in Adobe Flash Player

Published: 2019-06-11 17:22:33 | Updated: 2019-06-11
Severity High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2019-7845
CVSSv3 7.7 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]
CWE ID CWE-416
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software Adobe Flash Player
Vulnerable software versions Adobe Flash Player 32.0.0.192
Adobe Flash Player 32.0.0.171
Adobe Flash Player 32.0.0.156

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Vendor URL Adobe

Security Advisory

1) Use-after-free

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.

The vulnerability exists due to a use-after-free error when processing .swf files. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted .swf file, trick the victim to open it, trigger use-after-free error and execute arbitrary code on the target system with privileges of the current user.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to compromise vulnerable system.

Remediation

Install updates from vendor's website.

External links

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb19-30.html

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