Bug 1479887 - (CVE-2017-3106) CVE-2017-3106 flash-plugin: Remote Code Execution due to Type Confusion issue fixed in APSB17-23
CVE-2017-3106 flash-plugin: Remote Code Execution due to Type Confusion issue...
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1479891 1479892
Blocks: 1479890
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Reported: 2017-08-09 12:13 EDT by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2017-08-11 00:33 EDT (History)
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Description Adam Mariš 2017-08-09 12:13:00 EDT
Adobe Security Bulletin APSB17-23 for Adobe Flash Player describes a flaw that can possibly lead to code execution when Flash Player is used to play a specially crafted SWF file.

Quoting from the APSB17-23:

* Critical Type Confusion vulnerability that could lead to code execution - CVE-2017-3106

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Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2017-08-10 06:37:23 EDT
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary

Via RHSA-2017:2457 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2457

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