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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4640

Original release date: 09/12/2006
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player before 9.0.16.0 allows user-assisted remote attackers to bypass the allowScriptAccess protection via unspecified vectors.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 22187
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#168372
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-318A
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:053
External Source: XF
Name: flashplayer-allowscriptacces-security-bypass(28887)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3577
External Source: BID
Name: 19980
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:709
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3852
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21865
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 28734
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA06-275A
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3573
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2006-09-29
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 22054
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb06-11.html
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: MS
Name: MS06-069
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 22882
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-4507

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:709
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)