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CVE-2008-5362 Detail

Current Description

The DefineConstantPool action in the ActionScript 2 virtual machine in Adobe Flash Player 10.x before 10.0.12.36 and 9.x before 9.0.151.0, and Adobe AIR before 1.5, accepts an untrusted input value for a "constant count," which allows remote attackers to read sensitive data from process memory via a crafted PDF file.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/08/2008
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

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


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200903-23.xml Third Party Advisory
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4692 Third Party Advisory
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-248586-1 Broken Link
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2009-020.htm Third Party Advisory
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb08-22.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.isecpartners.com/advisories/2008-01-flash.txt Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/498561/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-5362
NVD Published Date:
12/08/2008
NVD Last Modified:
11/08/2018