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CVE-2016-0982 Detail

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player before 18.0.0.329 and 19.x and 20.x before 20.0.0.306 on Windows and OS X and before 11.2.202.569 on Linux, Adobe AIR before 20.0.0.260, Adobe AIR SDK before 20.0.0.260, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 20.0.0.260 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0973, CVE-2016-0974, CVE-2016-0975, CVE-2016-0983, and CVE-2016-0984.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/10/2016

Evaluator Description

CWE-416: Use After Free

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-0982
Original release date:
02/10/2016
Last revised:
12/05/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
9.8 Critical
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
3.9
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00025.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0398
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00027.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:0400
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00029.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0412
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-02/msg00030.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0415
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0166.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:0166
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034970 External Source SECTRACK 1034970
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-04.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-04.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-07 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201603-07

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