Public Date:
602847: flash-plugin: multiple security flaws (APSB10-14)

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Adobe Flash Player before and 10.x before, and Adobe AIR before, allows attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) or possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors related to improper length calculation and the (1) STSC, (2) STSZ, and (3) STCO atoms.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2162 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 6.8
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

Find out more about Red Hat support for the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS).

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 Extras (flash-plugin) RHSA-2010:0470 2010-06-14
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) (flash-plugin) RHSA-2010:0464 2010-06-11
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 Extras (flash-plugin) RHSA-2010:0470 2010-06-14