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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
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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."

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://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

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-94 Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') NIST  

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)
11.0
Up to (excluding)
11.7.700.257
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.8
Up to (excluding)
11.8.800.175
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.9
Up to (excluding)
11.9.900.700
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.0
Up to (excluding)
11.2.202.332
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:air:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
3.9.0.1380
 cpe:2.3:a:adobe:air_sdk:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
3.9.0.1380


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