CVE-2017-11225

Impact:
Critical
Public Date:
2017-11-14
Bugzilla:
1513132: CVE-2017-11213 CVE-2017-11215 CVE-2017-11225 CVE-2017-3112 CVE-2017-3114 flash-plugin: multiple code execution issues fixed in APSB17-33

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

An issue was discovered in Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.183 and earlier versions. This vulnerability is an instance of a use after free vulnerability in the Primetime SDK metadata functionality. The mismatch between an old and a new object can provide an attacker with unintended memory access -- potentially leading to code corruption, control-flow hijack, or an information leak attack. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution.

Find out more about CVE-2017-11225 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 8.8
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (flash-plugin) RHSA-2017:3222 2017-11-15

External References

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