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Sid 1-46920

Message

FILE-FLASH Adobe Flash Player out of bounds write attempt

Summary

This event is generated when an attempt is made to exploit a known out of bounds write in Adobe flash player.

Impact

Attempted User Privilege Gain

CVE-2018-5002:

CVSS base score 9.8

CVSS impact score 5.9

CVSS exploitability score 3.9

Confidentiality Impact HIGH

Integrity Impact HIGH

Availability Impact HIGH

Detailed information

CVE-2018-5002: Adobe Flash Player versions 29.0.0.171 and earlier have a Stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user.

Affected systems

  • adobe flash_player 29.0.0.171
  • adobe flashplayerdesktop_runtime 29.0.0.171
  • redhat enterpriselinuxdesktop 6.0
  • redhat enterpriselinuxserver 6.0
  • redhat enterpriselinuxworkstation 6.0

Ease of attack

CVE-2018-5002:

Access Vector

Access Complexity

Authentication

False positives

False negatives

Corrective action

Contributors

  • Cisco's Talos Intelligence Group

Additional References