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    Security Update for Windows XP (KB913433)

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  • Name
    Security Update for Windows XP (KB913433)
  • Description
    Add or Remove Programs entry for Security Update for Windows XP (KB913433). This update should not be uninstalled.

    Vulnerability details this update fixed:

    "A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Macromedia Flash Player from Adobe because of the way that it handles Flash Animation (SWF) files. An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by constructing a specially crafted Flash Animation (SWF) file that could potentially allow remote code execution if a user visited a Web site containing the specially crafted SWF file or viewed an e-mail message containing the specially crafted SWF file as an attachment. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system."

    and

    "A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Macromedia Flash Player from Adobe because of the way that it handles Flash Animation (SWF) files. An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by constructing a malicious Flash Animation (SWF) file that could potentially allow remote code execution if a user visited a Web site containing the specially crafted SWF file or viewed an e-mail message containing the specially crafted SWF file as an attachment. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system."
  • Uninstall Command
    C:\WINDOWS\system32\MacroMed\Flash\genuinst.exe and C:\WINDOWS\system32\MacroMed\Flash\KB913433.inf
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