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CVE-2008-3873 Detail

Current Description

The System.setClipboard method in ActionScript in Adobe Flash Player 9.0.124.0 and earlier allows remote attackers to populate the clipboard with a URL that is difficult to delete and does not require user interaction to populate the clipboard, as exploited in the wild in August 2008.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.adobe.com/psirt/2008/08/clipboard_attack.html
http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=1733
http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=1759
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200903-23.xml
http://securitytracker.com/id?1020724
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-248586-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-440.htm
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-020.htm
http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&DocumentOID=834256&poid=
http://www.adobe.com/devnet/flashplayer/articles/fplayer10_security_changes.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb08-18.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0945.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0980.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31117
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2838
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44584

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3873
NVD Published Date:
08/29/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017