Adobe Flash Player memory corruption

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A vulnerability, which was classified as very critical, was found in Adobe Flash Player (Multimedia Player Software) (unknown version). This affects an unknown code block. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-119. The product performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Adobe Flash Player before 18.0.0.343 and 19.x through 21.x before 21.0.0.213 on Windows and OS X and before 11.2.202.616 on Linux allows attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-1020, CVE-2016-1021, CVE-2016-1022, CVE-2016-1023, CVE-2016-1024, CVE-2016-1025, CVE-2016-1026, CVE-2016-1027, CVE-2016-1028, CVE-2016-1029, CVE-2016-1032, and CVE-2016-1033.

The weakness was shared 04/09/2016 by bo13oy with Tencent PC Manager (Website). The advisory is shared at lists.opensuse.org. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2016-1012 since 12/22/2015. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 07/12/2022). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product decreasing in the near future.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 90426 (Adobe Flash Player for Mac <= 21.0.0.197 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-10)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family MacOS X Local Security Checks and running in the context l. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 168848 (OpenSuSE Security Update for flash-player (openSUSE-SU-2016:1306-1)).

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published before and not just after the disclosure of the vulnerability. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 24255.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (90426).

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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
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Nessus ID: 90426
Nessus Name: Adobe Flash Player for Mac <= 21.0.0.197 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-10)
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OpenVAS ID: 800035
OpenVAS Name: Adobe Flash Player Security Updates( apsb16-10 )-Windows
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Vendor: adobe.com

Advisory: RHSA-2016:0610
Researcher: bo13oy
Organization: Tencent PC Manager
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2016-1012 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1035509
Vulnerability Center: 58140 - [APSB16-10] Adobe Flash Player and Flash Player ESR Remote Code Execution - CVE-2016-1012, Critical
SecurityFocus: 85932 - Adobe Flash Player APSB16-10 Multiple Unspecified Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities

Entryinfo

Created: 04/09/2016 03:26 PM
Updated: 07/12/2022 06:32 PM
Changes: 04/09/2016 03:26 PM (72), 02/04/2019 01:45 PM (16), 07/12/2022 06:32 PM (4)
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