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CVE-2006-4640 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player before 9.0.16.0 allows user-assisted remote attackers to bypass the allowScriptAccess protection via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2006/Sep/msg00002.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb06-11.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/168372 US Government Resource
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_53_flashplayer.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19980
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-275A.html US Government Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA06-318A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3573
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3577
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3852
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4507
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2006/ms06-069
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28887
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A709

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:::basic
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 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:8::pro
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 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player
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Up to (including)
8.0.24.0
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:mx_2004
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Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4640
NVD Published Date:
09/12/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018