Adobe Flash Player Bugs Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code and Obtain Information

Several vulnerabilities were reported in Adobe Flash Player. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user’s system. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information.
A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a memory corruption error [CVE-2012-4163, CVE-2012-4164, CVE-2012-4165, CVE-2012-4166] or integer overflow [CVE-2012-4167] and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.
A remote user can exploit a cross-domain flaw to obtain information from a different domain [CVE-2012-4168].   (Read More)

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