CVE-2017-3001

critical
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Description

Adobe Flash Player versions 24.0.0.221 and earlier have an exploitable use after free vulnerability related to garbage collection in the ActionScript 2 VM. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution.

References

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0526.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96861

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037994

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb17-07.html

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201703-02

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-03-14

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 (8 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
97814GLSA-201703-02 : Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
97788FreeBSD : Flash Player -- multiple vulnerabilities (4ffb633c-0a3b-11e7-a9f2-0011d823eebd)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
critical
700006Flash Player < 25.0.0.127 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB17-07)Nessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
97776SUSE SLED12 Security Update : flash-player (SUSE-SU-2017:0703-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
97766RHEL 6 : flash-plugin (RHSA-2017:0526)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
97735MS17-023: Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (4014329)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
97728Adobe Flash Player for Mac <= 24.0.0.221 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB17-07)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
97727Adobe Flash Player <= 24.0.0.221 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB17-07)NessusWindows
critical