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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3588

Unspecified vulnerability in Adobe (Macromedia) Flash Player allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (browser crash) via a malformed, compressed .swf file, a different issue than CVE-2006-3587.
Publish Date : 2006-07-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Adobe gave a statement that these issues do not affect the Linux versions of Macromedia Flash Player.
Source: Redhat

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat critical 2006-09-08 2006-09-12
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2006-3588 unix
Malformed, Compressed .swf File Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:432 windows
MS06-069: Vulnerabilities in Macromedia Flash Player from Adobe Could Allow Remote Code Execution (923789) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11536 windows
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-2006-3588

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Adobe Flash Player * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Adobe Flash Player 1

- References For CVE-2006-3588
CERT TA06-318A
OSVDB 28733
GENTOO GLSA-200610-02
APPLE APPLE-SA-2006-09-29
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0674
VUPEN ADV-2006-4507
BID 19980 Adobe Flash Player Multiple Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-05-14
SECTRACK 1016829
SECTRACK 1016449
BID 18894 Macromedia Flash Malformed SWF File Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-11-23
VUPEN ADV-2006-3577
VUPEN ADV-2006-3573
VUPEN ADV-2006-2702
VUPEN ADV-2006-3852
XF macromedia-swf-dos(27602)
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:432
MS MS06-069

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3588

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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