Security Activity Bulletin

Adobe Shockwave Security Update for December 10, 2013

 
Threat Type:IntelliShield: Security Activity Bulletin
IntelliShield ID:32111
Version:1
First Published:2013 December 10 20:59 GMT
Last Published:2013 December 10 20:59 GMT
Port: Not available
CVE:CVE-2013-5333 , CVE-2013-5334
Urgency:Unlikely Use
Credibility:Confirmed
Severity:Moderate Damage
 
Version Summary:Adobe has released a security bulletin and software updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Shockwave Player.
 

Description
 
Multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities in Adobe Shockwave Player could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a targeted system.

An unauthenticated, remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities by convincing a targeted user to view a website that contains malicious Shockwave content. The processing of the malicious content could trigger memory corruption that the attacker could use to execute arbitrary code on the vulnerable system with the privileges of the user.

Users are advised not to open email messages from suspicious or unrecognized sources. If users cannot verify that links or attachments included in email messages are safe, they are advised not to open them.

Adobe has released a security bulletin at the following link: APSB13-29

Adobe has released updated software at the following link: Adobe Shockwave Player 12.0.7.148 or later
 
Alert History
 
Initial Release


Product Sets
 
The security vulnerability applies to the following combinations of products.

Primary Products:
AdobeShockwave Player 12.0 .0.0, .0.112, .2.122, .2.133, .3.133, .6.147

Associated Products:
N/A




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