ESB-2017.2897 - [Win] Adobe Shockwave Player: Execute arbitrary code/commands - Remote with user interaction 2017-11-15

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2017.2897
        Security update available for Shockwave Player | APSB17-40
                             15 November 2017

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           Adobe Shockwave Player
Publisher:         Adobe
Operating System:  Windows
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction
                   Denial of Service               -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-11294  

Original Bulletin: 
   https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/shockwave/apsb17-40.html

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Adobe Security Bulletin

Applies to: Shockwave Player
Security update available for Shockwave Player | APSB17-40
+-----------------------+-----------------------------------+-----------------+
|Bulletin ID            |Date Published                     |Priority         |
+-----------------------+-----------------------------------+-----------------+
|APSB17-40              |November 14, 2017                  |2                |
+-----------------------+-----------------------------------+-----------------+

Summary

Adobe has released a security update for Adobe Shockwave Player for
Windows. This update resolves a critical memory corruption vulnerability that
could lead to code execution. 

Affected product version

+----------------------+----------------------+----------------------+
|       Product        |       Version        |       Platform       |
+----------------------+----------------------+----------------------+
|Adobe Shockwave Player|12.2.9.199 and earlier|Windows               |
+----------------------+----------------------+----------------------+

Solution

Adobe categorizes this update with the following priority rating and recommends
users update their installation to the newest version by following the
instructions below:

+------------------+----------+--------+------------+-------------------------+
|     Product      | Version  |Platform|  Priority  |      Availability       |
|                  |          |        |   rating   |                         |
+------------------+----------+--------+------------+-------------------------+
|Adobe Shockwave   |12.3.1.201|Windows |2           |Shockwave Player Download|
|Player            |          |        |            |Center                   |
+------------------+----------+--------+------------+-------------------------+

Note:

Adobe recommends users of Adobe Shockwave Player 12.2.9.199 and
earlier versions for Windows update to Adobe Shockwave Player 12.3.1.201 by
visiting the Adobe Shockwave Player Download Center. 

Vulnerability Details

+-------------------------+------------------------+---------+----------------+
|Vulnerability Category   |Vulnerability Impact    |Severity |CVE Number      |
+-------------------------+------------------------+---------+----------------+
|Memory Corruption        |Remote Code Execution   |Critical |CVE-2017-11294  |
+-------------------------+------------------------+---------+----------------+

Acknowledgments

Adobe would like to thank Honggang Ren of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs for
reporting this issue and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.

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