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CVE-2016-0991 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player before 18.0.0.333 and 19.x through 21.x before 21.0.0.182 on Windows and OS X and before 11.2.202.577 on Linux, Adobe AIR before 21.0.0.176, Adobe AIR SDK before 21.0.0.176, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 21.0.0.176 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, and CVE-2016-1000.

Source:  MITRE
View Analysis Description

Evaluator Description

CWE-416: Use After Free

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00022.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00023.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00024.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00032.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/84312
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035251
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-08.html Patch Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-07

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:::~~~chrome~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.306
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:google:chrome_os
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:::~~~edge~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.306
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:::~~~internet_explorer~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.306
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_10
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:19.0.0.185
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:19.0.0.207
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:19.0.0.226
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:19.0.0.245
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.228
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.235
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.286
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.306
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player:::~~~internet_explorer~~
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.306
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows_8.1
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:air
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.260
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 6 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:air
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.233
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:google:android
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 7 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player_esr
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
18.0.0.329
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 8 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:air_sdk
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.260
 cpe:/a:adobe:air_sdk_%5c%26_compiler
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
20.0.0.260
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:apple:iphone_os
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:apple:mac_os_x
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:google:android
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:/o:microsoft:windows
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 9 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.2.202.569
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-0991
NVD Published Date:
03/12/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/02/2016