Flash Player Memory Courruption in Display List Handling

XLAB ID: XLAB-15-007     

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7627     

Patch Status: Fixed

Vulnerability Details:
The specific flaw exists within the handling of display list. By maniuplating DisplayObject’s properties attacker can force memory corruption occuring in flash player. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process.

Disclosure Timeline:

2015/05/07 Provide vulnerability detail to Adobe via psirt@adobe.com
2015/05/09 Adobe responded that they had opened case PSIRT-3665 for the issuse
2015/09/18 Adobe responded that they had assigned CVE-2015-5581 to the issue

This vulnerability was discovered by:   Kai Kang