Release date: August 8, 2008
Vulnerability identifier: APSB08-17
CVE number: CVE-2008-3515, CVE-2008-3516
Affected software versions:
Potential cross-site scripting vulnerabilities have been identified in code generated by Adobe Presenter 7 and Adobe Presenter 6. Adobe recommends customers update to Adobe Presenter 7.0.1, and update any previously deployed content.
Adobe categorizes this as an important issue and recommends affected users patch their installations.
Input validation errors have been identified in code generated by Presenter 6 and Presenter 7 that could lead to potential cross-site scripting attacks. The relevant files that require an update are viewer.swf and loadflash.js. In addition to updating their Presenter installations, users are highly encouraged to update any instances of viewer.swf or loadflash.js generated by Presenter 7 already deployed on their web sites. Any content created by Presenter 6 should be re-generated and re-deployed.
These vulnerabilities are remotely exploitable. Adobe recommends Presenter customers install the Adobe Presenter 7.0.1 update. Customers with Adobe Presenter 6 are advised to consult the following tech note for information on upgrade eligibility.
Adobe would like to thank Adi Sharabani, Ayal Yogev, and Yuval Baror from IBM Rational Application Security (CVE-2008-3516) and Tavis Ormandy of the Google Security Team (CVE-2008-3515) for reporting these vulnerabilities and for working with us to help protect our customers' security.
By using software of Adobe Systems Incorporated or its subsidiaries ("Adobe"); you agree to the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree with such terms and conditions; do not use the software. The terms of an end user license agreement accompanying a particular software file upon installation or download of the software shall supersede the terms presented below.
The export and re-export of Adobe software products are controlled by the United States Export Administration Regulations and such software may not be exported or re-exported to Cuba; Iran; Iraq; Libya; North Korea; Sudan; or Syria or any country to which the United States embargoes goods. In addition; Adobe software may not be distributed to persons on the Table of Denial Orders; the Entity List; or the List of Specially Designated Nationals.
By downloading or using an Adobe software product you are certifying that you are not a national of Cuba; Iran; Iraq; Libya; North Korea; Sudan; or Syria or any country to which the United States embargoes goods and that you are not a person on the Table of Denial Orders; the Entity List; or the List of Specially Designated Nationals. If the software is designed for use with an application software product (the "Host Application") published by Adobe; Adobe grants you a non-exclusive license to use such software with the Host Application only; provided you possess a valid license from Adobe for the Host Application. Except as set forth below; such software is licensed to you subject to the terms and conditions of the End User License Agreement from Adobe governing your use of the Host Application.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES: YOU AGREE THAT ADOBE HAS MADE NO EXPRESS WARRANTIES TO YOU REGARDING THE SOFTWARE AND THAT THE SOFTWARE IS BEING PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. ADOBE DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES WITH REGARD TO THE SOFTWARE; EXPRESS OR IMPLIED; INCLUDING; WITHOUT LIMITATION; ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE; MERCHANTABILITY; MERCHANTABLE QUALITY OR NONINFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS. Some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties; so the above limitations may not apply to you.
LIMIT OF LIABILITY: IN NO EVENT WILL ADOBE BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OF USE; INTERRUPTION OF BUSINESS; OR ANY DIRECT; INDIRECT; SPECIAL; INCIDENTAL; OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING LOST PROFITS) REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION WHETHER IN CONTRACT; TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE); STRICT PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE; EVEN IF ADOBE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Some states or jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages; so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.