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CVE-2008-4546 Detail

Description

Adobe Flash Player before 9.0.277.0 and 10.x before 10.1.53.64, and Adobe AIR before 2.0.2.12610, allows remote web servers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and browser crash) by returning a different response when an HTTP request is sent a second time, as demonstrated by two responses that provide SWF files with different SWF version numbers.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/14/2008

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=emr_na-c02273751
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00001.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-06/msg00000.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-06/msg00001.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201101-09.xml
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4401
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024085
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024086
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4435
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-14.html
http://www.mochimedia.com/~matthew/flashcrash/ Exploit
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0464.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0470.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/496929/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31537
http://www.turbolinux.co.jp/security/2010/TLSA-2010-19j.txt
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-162A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1421
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1432
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1434
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1453
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1482
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1522
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1793
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0192
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45630
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A16302
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7187

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7187
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7187

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Change History

4 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-4546
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
10/11/2018