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CVE-2016-7863 Detail

Description

Adobe Flash Player versions 23.0.0.205 and earlier, 11.2.202.643 and earlier have an exploitable use-after-free vulnerability. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/08/2016

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-7863
Original release date:
11/08/2016
Last revised:
07/27/2017
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://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2676.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2016:2676
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94153 External Source BID 94153
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037240 External Source SECTRACK 1037240
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-599 External Source MISC http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-599
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-37.html Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-37.html
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201611-18 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201611-18
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms16-141 External Source MS MS16-141

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