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ESB-2011.1125 - [Win][OSX] Adobe Shockwave Player: Execute arbitrary code/commands - Remote with user interaction
09 November 2011
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2011.1125 Security update available for Adobe Shockwave Player 9 November 2011 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: Adobe Shockwave Player Publisher: Adobe Operating System: Windows Mac OS X Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2011-2449 CVE-2011-2448 CVE-2011-2447 CVE-2011-2446 Original Bulletin: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb11-27.html - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Security update available for Adobe Shockwave Player Release date: November 8, 2011 Vulnerability identifier: APSB11-27 CVE number: CVE-2011-2446, CVE-2011-2447, CVE-2011-2448, CVE-2011-2449 Platform: Windows and Macintosh Summary Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Shockwave Player 126.96.36.1999 and earlier versions on the Windows and Macintosh operating systems. These vulnerabilities could allow an attacker, who successfully exploits these vulnerabilities, to run malicious code on the affected system. Adobe recommends users of Adobe Shockwave Player 188.8.131.529 and earlier versions update to Adobe Shockwave Player 184.108.40.2063 using the instructions provided below. Affected software versions Shockwave Player 220.127.116.119 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh Solution Adobe recommends users of Adobe Shockwave Player 18.104.22.1689 and earlier versions upgrade to the newest version 22.214.171.1243 available here: http://get.adobe.com/shockwave/. Severity rating Adobe categorizes this as a critical update and recommends that users apply the latest update for their product installation by following the instructions in the "Solution" section above. Details Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Shockwave Player 126.96.36.1999 and earlier versions on the Windows and Macintosh operating systems. These vulnerabilities could allow an attacker, who successfully exploits these vulnerabilities, to run malicious code on the affected system. Adobe recommends users of Adobe Shockwave Player 188.8.131.529 and earlier versions update to Adobe Shockwave Player 184.108.40.2063 using the instructions provided in the "Solution" section above. This update resolves a memory corruption vulnerability in the DIRapi library that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-2446). This update resolves a memory corruption vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-2447). This update resolves a memory corruption vulnerability in the DIRApi library that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-2448). This update resolves multiple potential memory corruption vulnerabilities in the TextXtra module that could lead to code execution (CVE-2011-2449). Acknowledgments Adobe would like to thank the following individuals and organizations for reporting the relevant issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers: * instruder of Code Audit Labs of vulnhunt.com (CVE-2011-2446, CVE-2011-2448) * Pablo Santamaria of Core Security Technologies (CVE-2011-2447) * Carsten Eiram of Secunia Research (CVE-2011-2449) - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. 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