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Category:   Application (Multimedia)  >   Adobe Flash Player Vendors:   Macromedia
(Apple Issues Fix) Macromedia Flash Index Boundary Error Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1016073
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1016073
CVE Reference:   CVE-2005-2628   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 11 2006
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 7.0.19.0 and prior versions
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Macromedia Flash. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted SWF media file that, when played by the target user, will trigger a memory access error and execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the target user. The flaw resides in 'Flash.ocx'.

The vendor credits eEye Digital Security and Sec Consult with reporting this vulnerability.

The vendor was notified on June 27, 2005.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when played by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   Apple has issued a fix as part of Security Update 2006-003, available via Software Update preferences and at Apple Downloads:

http://www.apple.com/support/downloads/

The Apple security advisory is available at:

http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=303737

Vendor URL:  www.macromedia.com/devnet/security/security_zone/mpsb05-07.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (macOS/OS X)
Underlying OS Comments:  10.3.9, 10.4.6

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Nov 5 2005 Macromedia Flash Index Boundary Error Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code



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