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Improper Input Validation

CVE-2010-2878

Severity High
Score 9.3/10

Summary

DIRAPIX.dll in Adobe Shockwave Player before 11.5.8.612 does not properly validate a value associated with a buffer seek for a Director movie, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption) or execute arbitrary code via a crafted movie.

  • MEDIUM
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • COMPLETE
  • COMPLETE
  • COMPLETE

CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published