ID CVE-2016-0998
Summary Use-after-free vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player before 18.0.0.333 and 19.x through 21.x before 21.0.0.182 on Windows and OS X and before 11.2.202.577 on Linux, Adobe AIR before 21.0.0.176, Adobe AIR SDK before 21.0.0.176, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 21.0.0.176 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0999, and CVE-2016-1000.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.569
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:11.2.202.569
  • Linux Kernel
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0.0.306 for Internet Explorer
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.306:-:-:-:-:internet_explorer
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8.1
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8.1
  • cpe:2.3:a:adobe:air_sdk_%5c%26_compiler:20.0.0.260
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:air_sdk_%5c%26_compiler:20.0.0.260
  • Adobe Adobe Integrated Runtime (AIR) SDK 20.0.0.260
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:air_sdk:20.0.0.260
  • cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os
  • Apple Mac OS X
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x
  • Microsoft Windows
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows
  • Google Android Operating System
    cpe:2.3:o:google:android
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0.0.286
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.286
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0.0.228
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.228
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0.0.235
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.235
  • Adobe Flash Player 19.0.0.245
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:19.0.0.245
  • Adobe Flash Player 19.0.0.226
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:19.0.0.226
  • Adobe Flash Player 19.0.0.207
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:19.0.0.207
  • Adobe Flash Player 19.0.0.185
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:19.0.0.185
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0.0.306
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.306
  • Apple Mac OS X
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x
  • Microsoft Windows
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0.0.306 for Chrome
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.306:-:-:-:-:chrome
  • cpe:2.3:o:google:chrome_os
    cpe:2.3:o:google:chrome_os
  • Linux Kernel
    cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel
  • Apple Mac OS X
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x
  • Microsoft Windows
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows
  • Adobe AIR 20.0.0.233
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:air:20.0.0.233
  • Google Android Operating System
    cpe:2.3:o:google:android
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0.0.306 for Internet Explorer
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.306:-:-:-:-:internet_explorer
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0.0.306 for Edge
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:20.0.0.306:-:-:-:-:edge
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10
  • Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release (ESR) 18.0.0.329
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player_esr:18.0.0.329
  • Microsoft Windows
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows
  • Apple Mac OS X
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x
  • Adobe Adobe Integrated Runtime (AIR) 20.0.0.260
    cpe:2.3:a:adobe:air:20.0.0.260
  • Apple Mac OS X
    cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x
  • Microsoft Windows
    cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows
CVSS
Base: 10.0 (as of 16-03-2016 - 09:46)
Impact:
Exploitability:
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE
exploit-db via4
  • description Adobe Flash - Uninitialized Stack Parameter Access in Object.unwatch UaF Fix. CVE-2016-0998. Dos exploit for windows platform
    file exploits/windows/dos/39612.txt
    id EDB-ID:39612
    last seen 2016-03-23
    modified 2016-03-23
    platform windows
    port
    published 2016-03-23
    reporter Google Security Research
    source https://www.exploit-db.com/download/39612/
    title Adobe Flash - Uninitialized Stack Parameter Access in Object.unwatch UaF Fix
    type dos
  • description Adobe Flash - Object.unwatch Use-After-Free Exploit. CVE-2016-0998. Remote exploits for multiple platform
    file exploits/multiple/remote/39631.txt
    id EDB-ID:39631
    last seen 2016-03-29
    modified 2016-03-29
    platform multiple
    port
    published 2016-03-29
    reporter Google Security Research
    source https://www.exploit-db.com/download/39631/
    title Adobe Flash - Object.unwatch Use-After-Free Exploit
    type remote
nessus via4
  • NASL family Gentoo Local Security Checks
    NASL id GENTOO_GLSA-201603-07.NASL
    description The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201603-07 (Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities) Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Flash Player. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details. Impact : A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain sensitive information, or bypass security restrictions. Workaround : There is no known workaround at this time.
    last seen 2017-10-29
    modified 2016-11-11
    plugin id 89900
    published 2016-03-14
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89900
    title GLSA-201603-07 : Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities
  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id SUSE_SU-2016-0716-1.NASL
    description Adobe flash-player was updated to 11.2.202.577 to fix the following list of security issues (bsc#970547) : These updates resolve integer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-1010). These updates resolve use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000). These updates resolve a heap overflow vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-1001). These updates resolve memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005). Adobe advisory with more information: https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-08.html Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
    last seen 2018-08-05
    modified 2018-08-02
    plugin id 89921
    published 2016-03-14
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89921
    title SUSE SLED11 Security Update : flash-player (SUSE-SU-2016:0716-1)
  • NASL family Windows
    NASL id FLASH_PLAYER_APSB16-08.NASL
    description The version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote Windows host is prior or equal to version 20.0.0.306. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - Multiple integer overflow conditions exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-1010) - Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000) - A heap overflow condition exists that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1001) - Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005)
    last seen 2018-07-13
    modified 2018-07-12
    plugin id 89834
    published 2016-03-11
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89834
    title Adobe Flash Player <= 20.0.0.306 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-08)
  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id OPENSUSE-2016-335.NASL
    description This update to Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.577 fixes a number of vulnerabilities that could have allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary code through crafted content. (boo#970547) - APSB16-08, CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000, CVE-2016-1001, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005, CVE-2016-1010
    last seen 2018-07-01
    modified 2018-06-29
    plugin id 89916
    published 2016-03-14
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89916
    title openSUSE Security Update : Adobe Flash Player (openSUSE-2016-335)
  • NASL family Windows
    NASL id ADOBE_AIR_APSB16-08.NASL
    description The version of Adobe AIR installed on the remote Windows host is prior or equal to version 20.0.0.260. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - Multiple integer overflow conditions exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-1010) - Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000) - A heap overflow condition exists that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1001) - Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005)
    last seen 2018-06-29
    modified 2018-06-27
    plugin id 89868
    published 2016-03-11
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89868
    title Adobe AIR <= 20.0.0.260 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-08)
  • NASL family Red Hat Local Security Checks
    NASL id REDHAT-RHSA-2016-0438.NASL
    description An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes multiple security issues is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 Supplementary. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Critical security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section. The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash Player web browser plug-in. This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These vulnerabilities, detailed in the Adobe Security Bulletin APSB16-08 listed in the References section, could allow an attacker to create a specially crafted SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash, execute arbitrary code, or disclose sensitive information when the victim loaded a page containing the malicious SWF content. (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000, CVE-2016-1001, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005, CVE-2016-1010) All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.577.
    last seen 2018-07-30
    modified 2018-07-27
    plugin id 89917
    published 2016-03-14
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89917
    title RHEL 5 / 6 : flash-plugin (RHSA-2016:0438)
  • NASL family MacOS X Local Security Checks
    NASL id MACOSX_ADOBE_AIR_APSB16-08.NASL
    description The version of Adobe AIR installed on the remote Mac OS X host is prior or equal to version 20.0.0.260. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - Multiple integer overflow conditions exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-1010) - Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000) - A heap overflow condition exists that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1001) - Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005)
    last seen 2018-07-18
    modified 2018-07-16
    plugin id 89869
    published 2016-03-11
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89869
    title Adobe AIR for Mac <= 20.0.0.260 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-08)
  • NASL family MacOS X Local Security Checks
    NASL id MACOSX_FLASH_PLAYER_APSB16-08.NASL
    description The version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote Mac OS X host is prior or equal to version 20.0.0.306. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - Multiple integer overflow conditions exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-1010) - Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000) - A heap overflow condition exists that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1001) - Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005)
    last seen 2018-07-18
    modified 2018-07-16
    plugin id 89870
    published 2016-03-11
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89870
    title Adobe Flash Player for Mac <= 20.0.0.306 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-08)
  • NASL family FreeBSD Local Security Checks
    NASL id FREEBSD_PKG_F7B3D1EBF73811E5A7100011D823EEBD.NASL
    description Adobe reports : These updates resolve integer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-1010). These updates resolve use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000). These updates resolve a heap overflow vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-1001). These updates resolve memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005).
    last seen 2018-07-01
    modified 2018-06-29
    plugin id 90292
    published 2016-04-01
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90292
    title FreeBSD : flash -- multiple vulnerabilities (f7b3d1eb-f738-11e5-a710-0011d823eebd)
  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id OPENSUSE-2016-325.NASL
    description This update to Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.577 fixes a number of vulnerabilities that could have allowed remote attackers to execute arbitrary code through crafted content. (boo#970547) - APSB16-08, CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000, CVE-2016-1001, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005, CVE-2016-1010
    last seen 2018-07-01
    modified 2018-06-29
    plugin id 89908
    published 2016-03-14
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89908
    title openSUSE Security Update : Adobe Flash Player (openSUSE-2016-325)
  • NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
    NASL id SMB_NT_MS16-036.NASL
    description The remote Windows host is missing KB3144756. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - Multiple integer overflow conditions exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-1010) - Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000) - A heap overflow condition exists that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1001) - Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005)
    last seen 2018-08-05
    modified 2018-08-03
    plugin id 89835
    published 2016-03-11
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89835
    title MS16-036: Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (3144756)
  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id SUSE_SU-2016-0715-1.NASL
    description Adobe flash-player was updated to 11.2.202.577 to fix the following list of security issues (bsc#970547) : These updates resolve integer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-1010). These updates resolve use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000). These updates resolve a heap overflow vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-1001). These updates resolve memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005). Adobe advisory with more information: https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-08.html Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
    last seen 2018-08-05
    modified 2018-08-02
    plugin id 89920
    published 2016-03-14
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=89920
    title SUSE SLED12 Security Update : flash-player (SUSE-SU-2016:0715-1)
redhat via4
rpms
  • flash-plugin-0:11.2.202.577-1.el5
  • flash-plugin-0:11.2.202.577-1.el6_7
refmap via4
bid 84312
confirm https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-08.html
gentoo GLSA-201603-07
sectrack 1035251
suse
  • SUSE-SU-2016:0715
  • SUSE-SU-2016:0716
  • openSUSE-SU-2016:0719
  • openSUSE-SU-2016:0734
Last major update 02-12-2016 - 22:19
Published 12-03-2016 - 10:59
Last modified 07-09-2017 - 21:29
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