CVE-2015-8453

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2015-12-08
Bugzilla:
1289771: flash-plugin: multiple code execution issues fixed in APSB15-32

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Adobe Flash Player before 18.0.0.268 and 19.x and 20.x before 20.0.0.228 on Windows and OS X and before 11.2.202.554 on Linux, Adobe AIR before 20.0.0.204, Adobe AIR SDK before 20.0.0.204, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 20.0.0.204 allow attackers to bypass the ASLR protection mechanism via JIT data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-8409 and CVE-2015-8440.

Find out more about CVE-2015-8453 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

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

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary 5 (flash-plugin) RHSA-2015:2593 2015-12-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (flash-plugin) RHSA-2015:2593 2015-12-09

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