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Category:   Device (Multimedia)  >   Blackberry PlayBook Vendors:   Research In Motion Limited
(RIM Issues Fix for BlackBerry PlayBook) Adobe Flash Player Object Confusion Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1027344
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1027344
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-0779   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Aug 3 2012
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 2.0.1.668
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Adobe Flash Player. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system. BlackBerry PlayBook is affected.

A remote user can create specially crafted Flash content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger an object confusion flaw and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

This vulnerability is being actively exploited against Flash Player on Internet Explorer in targeted cases.

Microsoft Vulnerability Research (MSVR) reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   RIM has issued a fix for BlackBerry PlayBook tablet software (2.0.1.668).

The RIM advisory is available at:

http://www.blackberry.com/btsc/KB31675

Cause:   Access control error

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May 4 2012 Adobe Flash Player Object Confusion Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code



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