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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                               ESB-2016.2950
                Security update available for Adobe Animate
                             14 December 2016

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           Adobe Animate
Publisher:         Adobe
Operating System:  Windows
                   OS X
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Unknown/Unspecified
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2016-7666  

Original Bulletin: 
   https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/animate/apsb16-38.html

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Adobe Security Bulletin

Security update available for Adobe Animate

Release date: December 13, 2016

Vulnerability identifier: APSB16-38

Priority: 3

CVE number: CVE-2016-7866

Platform: Windows and Macintosh

Summary

Adobe has released a security update for Adobe Animate for Windows and
Macintosh. This update resolves a critical memory corruption vulnerability.

Affected versions

Product		Affected version		Platform
Adobe Animate	15.2.1.95 and earlier versions	Windows and Macintosh

Solution

Adobe categorizes this update with the following priority rating and
recommends users update their installation to the newest version:

Product		Updated version		Platform		Priority rating	Availability
Adobe Animate	16.0.0.112		Windows and Macintosh	3		Download page

For managed environments, IT administrators can use the Creative Cloud
Packager to create deployment packages. Refer to this help page for more
information.

Vulnerability Details

This update resolves a critical memory corruption vulnerability
(CVE-2016-7866).

Acknowledgments

Adobe would like to thank John Page (hyp3rlinx) for reporting this issue
(CVE-2016-7866) and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.

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