Adobe Flash Player 11.3 Font Parsing Code Execution
29 October 2012
Unspecified vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player before 11.3.300.271 on Windows and Mac OS X and before 18.104.22.168 on Linux allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via crafted SWF content, as exploited in the wild in August 2012 with SWF content in a Word document.
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Attacks on the IoT can sound like the stuff of a movie thriller, but they are very real. The highly skilled and organized cybercriminals of today have the potential to tamper with a car’s firmware to kill its brakes.
Dyre's primary goal is to harvest victims' online credentials, and it's capable of doing this by mounting Man-in-the-Browser attacks against the three most commonly used Windows browsers: Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome.