CVE-2016-1019

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2016-04-07
Bugzilla:
1324353: flash-plugin: multiple code execution issues fixed in APSB16-10

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Adobe Flash Player 21.0.0.197 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, as exploited in the wild in April 2016.

Find out more about CVE-2016-1019 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-2016:0610 2016-04-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (flash-plugin) RHSA-2016:0610 2016-04-08

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