65141 : Adobe Multiple Products AVM2 'newfunction' Instruction Handling Arbitrary Code Execution
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Disclosure Date
Days of Exposure
2 days


Adobe Flash Player contains a flaw in the ActionScript Virtual Machine 2 (AVM2). The issue is triggered when incorrectly calculating a pointer while handling the 'newfunction' instruction. With a specially crafted SWF file, a context-dependent attacker can execute arbitrary code.


Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Public, Exploit Commercial, Virus / Malware
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Third-party Verified, Discovered in the Wild


Upgrade Flash Player to version 10.1 RC or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability.


Adobe Systems Incorporated
Flash Player


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CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2010-06-09 | Disagree?

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