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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

           Security update available for Adobe Shockwave Player
                             10 September 2015


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

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-2015-6681 CVE-2015-6680 

Original Bulletin: 

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Adobe Security Bulletin

Security update available for Adobe Shockwave Player

Release date: September 8, 2015
Vulnerability identifier: APSB15-22
Priority: See table below
CVE number: CVE-2015-6680, CVE-2015-6681
Platform: Windows


Adobe has released a security update for Adobe Shockwave Player. This update
addresses critical vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to
take control of the affected system.

Affected software versions

Product 		Affected versions 	Platform

Adobe Shockwave Player and earlier	Windows


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 	Updated version 	Platform 	Priority rating 	Availability
Adobe Shockwave		Windows		1 			Shockwave 
Player										Player Download 

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

Vulnerability Details

This update resolves memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code
execution (CVE-2015-6680, CVE-2015-6681). 


Adobe would like to thank Tongbo Luo of Palo Alto Networks for reporting these 
issues and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.

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