CVE-2016-7020

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Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player before 18.0.0.366 and 19.x through 22.x before 22.0.0.209 on Windows and OS X and before 11.2.202.632 on Linux allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-4173, CVE-2016-4174, CVE-2016-4222, CVE-2016-4226, CVE-2016-4227, CVE-2016-4228, CVE-2016-4229, CVE-2016-4230, CVE-2016-4231, and CVE-2016-4248.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94192

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1423

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-25.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-10-05

Updated: 2018-01-05

Type: CWE-416

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: CRITICAL

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
92044RHEL 5 / 6 : flash-plugin (RHSA-2016:1423)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
92024MS16-093: Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (3174060)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
92013Adobe Flash Player for Mac <= 22.0.0.192 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-25)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
92012Adobe Flash Player <= 22.0.0.192 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-25)NessusWindows
critical