CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2010-1282

Loop with Unreachable Exit Condition ('Infinite Loop')

Published: May 13, 2010 | Modified: Apr 05, 2022
CVSS 3.x
6.5
MEDIUM
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
CVSS 2.x
4.3 MEDIUM
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Adobe Shockwave Player before 11.5.7.609 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a crafted ATOM size in a .dir (aka Director) file.

Weakness

The program contains an iteration or loop with an exit condition that cannot be reached, i.e., an infinite loop.

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