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Category:   Application (Multimedia)  >   Adobe Flash Player Vendors:   Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Flash Player Use-After-Free Memory Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1032809
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1032809
CVE Reference:   CVE-2015-5119   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Jul 8 2015
Original Entry Date:  Jul 8 2015
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 18.0.0.194 and prior; ESR 13.0.0.296 and prior; 11.2.202.468 and prior 11.x versions for Linux
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.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a use-after-free memory error and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

This vulnerability is being actively exploited.

Google Project Zero and Morgan Marquis-Boire 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:   The vendor has issued a fix (18.0.0.203, ESR 13.0.0.302, 11.2.202.481 for Linux).

The vendor's advisories are available at:

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsa15-03.html
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-16.html

Vendor URL:  helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-16.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (macOS/OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Jul 9 2015 (Red Hat Issues Fix) Adobe Flash Player Use-After-Free Memory Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
Red Hat has issued a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6.
Jul 9 2015 (Microsoft Issues Fix for Internet Explorer) Adobe Flash Player Use-After-Free Memory Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
Microsoft has issued a fix for Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 and 11.



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