|CERT-In Vulnerability Note
Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player
Original Issue Date:December 12, 2018
Severity Rating: HIGH
- Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime versions 188.8.131.52 and prior for Windows, macOS and Linux
- Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome versions 184.108.40.206 and prior for Windows, macOS, Linux and Chrome OS
- Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 versions 220.127.116.11 and prior for Windows 10 and 8.1
- Adobe Flash Player Installer versions 18.104.22.168 and prior for Windows
Multiple Vulnerabilities have been reported in Adobe Flash Player which could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the targeted system.
A Use after free vulnerability and a Privilege escalation vulnerability exists in Adobe Flash Player. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a malicious content on the targeted system.
Successful exploitation could lead to Arbitrary Code Execution and Privilege escalation in the context of the current user.
Apply appropriate security updates as mentioned in the
Adobe Security Bulletin APSB18-42
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