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Vulnerability protection

Adobe Flash Player 11.4.402.265 security update

Report ID: AD201209001
Date Published: 27 September 2012

Criticality: Critical
Compromise Type: remote-code-execution information-disclosure application-crash
Compromise From: remote

Affected Product/Component:

Adobe Flash Player 11.3.300.271 for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player for Linux
Adobe Flash Player for Android 4.x
Adobe Flash Player for Android 3.x and 2.x
Adobe AIR for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe AIR for Android


Adobe Flash Player version 11.4.402.265 has been released to address multiple vulnerabilities found in the prior version of the product.

Detailed Description

Adobe has released Adobe Flash Player 11.4.402.265, which carries out fixes for multiple vulnerabilities found in the prior version of the products. Eight vulnerabilities in total were reported, six of which could lead to remote code execution, one leads to cross-domain information disclosure, and one leads to application crash.

All identified issues have been fixed in the latest update. Users are recommended to get the latest version of Adobe Flash Player onto their system as a protection measure against potential exploit attempts.

CVE Reference

CVE-2012-4163, CVE-2012-4164, CVE-2012-4165, CVE-2012-4166, CVE-2012-4167, CVE-2012-4168, CVE-2012-4171, CVE-2012-5054


Update to the latest version of applicable product, available from the Flash Player Download Center

Security Advisories

For a list of known vulnerabilities affecting F-Secure products and the released fixes, please refer to the Security Advisories page.