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Adobe Flash Player SWF Memory Corruption Vulnerability

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Adobe Flash Player SWF Memory Corruption Vulnerability



This module exploits a vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player that was discovered, and has been exploited actively in the wild. By embedding a specially crafted .swf file, Adobe Flash crashes due to an invalid use of an object type, which allows attackers to overwrite a pointer in memory, and results arbitrary code execution. Please note for IE 8 targets, Java Runtime Environment must be available on the victim machine in order to work properly.


  • sinn3r <sinn3r@metasploit.com>




Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use exploit/windows/browser/adobe_flashplayer_flash10o
msf exploit(adobe_flashplayer_flash10o) > show targets
msf exploit(adobe_flashplayer_flash10o) > set TARGET < target-id >
msf exploit(adobe_flashplayer_flash10o) > show options
    ...show and set options...
msf exploit(adobe_flashplayer_flash10o) > exploit

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