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CVE-2013-5331 Detail

Current Description

Adobe Flash Player before 11.7.700.257 and 11.8.x and 11.9.x before 11.9.900.170 on Windows and Mac OS X and before 11.2.202.332 on Linux, Adobe AIR before 3.9.0.1380, Adobe AIR SDK before 3.9.0.1380, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 3.9.0.1380 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted .swf content that leverages an unspecified "type confusion," as exploited in the wild in December 2013.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/11/2013
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb13-28.html "Adobe is aware of reports that an exploit designed to trick the user into opening a Microsoft Word document with malicious Flash (.swf) content exists for CVE-2013-5331."

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb13-28.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-12/msg00008.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-12/msg00075.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-12/msg00084.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1818.html Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-5331
NVD Published Date:
12/11/2013
NVD Last Modified:
12/13/2018