PT-2011-22: Buffer overflow in Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Flash Player
Version: 10.3.181.36 and earlier(Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, Solaris); 10.3.185.25 and earlier (Android)
Version: 2.7 and earlier (Windows, Mac OS X, Android)
Severity level: High
Impact: Arbitrary Code Execution
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Base Score: 10
Adobe Flash Player is an application meant for playing flash content.
The specialists of the Positive Research center have revealed a buffer overflow vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player.
The vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
How to fix
Update your software up to the latest version
28.06.2011 - Vendor is notified
28.06.2011 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
09.08.2011 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
28.03.2012 - Public disclosure
The vulnerability was discovered by Alexander Zaitsev, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)
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