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Category:   Application (Multimedia)  >   Adobe Flash Vendors:   Adobe Systems Incorporated
Adobe Flash Professional Buffer Overflow Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1027045
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-0778   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 8 2012
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): Professional CS5.5; and prior
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Adobe Flash Professional. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can trigger a buffer overflow and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

Tielei Wang, Georgia Tech Information Security Center, reported this vulnerability via Secunia SVCRP.

Impact:   A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (Adobe Flash Professional CS6).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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