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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-4546

Adobe Flash Player before 9.0.277.0 and 10.x before 10.1.53.64, and Adobe AIR before 2.0.2.12610, allows remote web servers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and browser crash) by returning a different response when an HTTP request is sent a second time, as demonstrated by two responses that provide SWF files with different SWF version numbers.
Publish Date : 2008-10-14 Last Update Date : 2013-11-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low
4.3
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P 2008-10-14 2008-10-02
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Adobe Flash Player SWF Version Null Pointer Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7187 windows
Adobe Flash Player SWF Version Null Pointer Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:16302 macos
CVE-2008-4546 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20084546 unix
ELSA-2010:0464: flash-plugin security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22997 unix
RHSA-2010:0464: flash-plugin security update (Critical) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22053 unix
RHSA-2010:0464: flash-plugin security update (Critical) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20100464 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-4546

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Flash Player 9.0.45.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Adobe Flash Player 9.0.112.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Adobe Flash Player 9.0.115.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Adobe Flash Player 10.0.12.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Flash Player 4

- References For CVE-2008-4546

http://itrc.hp.com/service/cki/docDisplay.do?docId=emr_na-c02273751
HP SSRT100179
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-11-10-1
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-06/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:013
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-11/msg00001.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2008:025
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-06/msg00000.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2010:024
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-14.html CONFIRM
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4435 CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/32759
SECUNIA 32759
http://secunia.com/advisories/40545
SECUNIA 40545
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/4401
SREASON 4401
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1434
VUPEN ADV-2010-1434
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1432
VUPEN ADV-2010-1432
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1421
VUPEN ADV-2010-1421
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201101-09.xml
GENTOO GLSA-201101-09
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024085
SECTRACK 1024085
http://securitytracker.com/id?1024086
SECTRACK 1024086
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31537
BID 31537 Adobe Flash Player SWF Version Null Pointer Dereference Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2010-11-10
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/496929/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20081002 Adobe Flash Player plug-in null pointer dereference and browser crash
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0470.html
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0470
http://www.turbolinux.co.jp/security/2010/TLSA-2010-19j.txt
TURBO TLSA-2010-19
http://www.mochimedia.com/~matthew/flashcrash/
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2010-0464.html
REDHAT RHSA-2010:0464
http://secunia.com/advisories/43026
SECUNIA 43026
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1522
VUPEN ADV-2010-1522
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1482
VUPEN ADV-2010-1482
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1453
VUPEN ADV-2010-1453
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-162A.html
CERT TA10-162A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0192
VUPEN ADV-2011-0192
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1793
VUPEN ADV-2010-1793
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/45630
XF adobe-flash-version-dos(45630)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-4546

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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