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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3456

Original release date: 07/11/2007
Last revised: 10/30/2012


Integer overflow in Adobe Flash Player and earlier might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a large length value for a (1) Long string or (2) XML variable type in a crafted (a) FLV or (b) SWF file, related to an "input validation error," including a signed comparison of values that are assumed to be non-negative.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
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: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb07-12.html
Type: Advisory
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11493
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-319A
External Source: XF
Name: flashplayer-swf-code-execution(35337)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-2497
Type: Advisory
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 201506
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307041
External Source: SUNALERT
Name: 103167
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2007-11-14
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2007:046
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018359
External Source: BID
Name: 24856
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070719 Wii's Internet Channel affected to Flash FLV parser vulnerability
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070720 FLEA-2007-0032-1: flashplayer
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-4190
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#730785
External Source: BID
Name: 26444
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-192A
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2007:0696
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200708-01
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070713 [MSA01110707] Flash Player/Plugin Video file parsing Remote CodeExecution
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3868
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.mindedsecurity.com/labs/advisories/MSA01110707

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11493
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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