Flash Player for Mac <= / Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB12-07)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host has a browser plugin that is affected by
multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its version, the instance of Flash Player installed on
the remote Mac OS X host is 10.x equal to or earlier than or 11.x equal to or earlier than It is,
therefore, reportedly affected by several critical memory corruption
vulnerabilities :

- Memory corruption vulnerabilities related to URL
security domain checking. (CVE-2012-0772)

- A flaw in the NetStream Class that could lead to remote
code execution. (CVE-2012-0773)

By tricking a victim into visiting a specially crafted page, an
attacker may be able to utilize these vulnerabilities to execute
arbitrary code subject to the users' privileges.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe Flash version / or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 58540 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52748

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0772