Vulnerability Note VU#159523
Adobe Flash Player integer overflow vulnerability
Adobe Flash contains an integer overflow vulnerability. This vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute code on an affected system.
The Adobe Flash Player is a player for the Flash media format and enables frame-based animations and multimedia to be viewed within a web browser.
Adobe Flash Player contains an integer overflow vulnerability. An attacker may be able to trigger this overflow by convincing a user to open a specially crafted SWF file. The SWF file could be hosted or imbedded in a web page.
A remote, unauthenticated attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code or cause the Flash player to crash.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Adobe||Affected||-||25 Apr 2008|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
Thanks to Adobe for information that was used in this report.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2007-0071
- Date Public: 08 Apr 2008
- Date First Published: 25 Apr 2008
- Date Last Updated: 21 Jul 2008
- Severity Metric: 38.81
- Document Revision: 24
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