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CVE-2007-6242 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player 9.0.48.0 and earlier might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors, related to "input validation errors."

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 user account access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-12/msg00007.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019116 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-238305-1 Broken Link
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb07-20.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200801-07.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-1126.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26951 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-355A.html Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/4258 Third Party Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1724/references Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/39128 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9188 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
9.0.16.0
Up to (including)
9.0.48.0


Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-6242
NVD Published Date:
12/19/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/26/2018