Security update available for Adobe Shockwave Player
Release date: October 27, 2015
Vulnerability identifier: APSB15-26
CVE number: CVE-2015-7649
Platform: Windows and Macintosh
Adobe has released a security update for Adobe Shockwave Player. This update addresses a critical vulnerability that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.
|Adobe Shockwave Player||188.8.131.52 and earlier||Windows and Macintosh|
Adobe categorizes this update with the following priority rating and recommends users update their installation to the newest version by following the instructions below:
|Product||Updated version||Platform||Priority rating||Availability|
|Adobe Shockwave Player||184.108.40.206||Windows and Macintosh||1||Shockwave Player Download Center|
Adobe recommends users of Adobe Shockwave Player 220.127.116.11 and earlier versions update to Adobe Shockwave Player 18.104.22.168 by visiting the Adobe Shockwave Player Download Center.
This update resolves a memory corruption vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2015-7649).
Tuesday, October 27, 2015