Flash Player Unspecified Vulnerability
Secunia Advisory: SA20971 Print Advisory
Release Date: 2006-07-10
Critical: Highly critical
Where: From remote
Solution Status: Vendor Patch
Software: Macromedia Flash Player 8.x
Haifei Li has reported a vulnerability in Flash Player, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to unspecified memory access errors within the handling of SWF files and can be exploited via a specially crafted SWF file.
Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code.
The vulnerability has been reported in version 8.0.24. Prior versions may also be affected.
Solution: Upgrade to version 9.0.
Provided and/or discovered by: Haifei Li, Fortinet Security Research.
Original Advisory: http://www.fortinet.com/FortiGuardCe...G-2006-20.html