Flash Player for Mac <= 11.7.700.260 / 12.0.0.43 Unspecified Remote Code Execution (APSB14-04)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host has a browser plugin that is affected by a
code execution vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version, the instance of Flash Player installed on the
remote Mac OS X host is equal or prior to 11.7.700.260 / 11.8.x / 11.9.x
/ 12.0.0.43. It is, therefore, potentially affected by an unspecified
vulnerability that could lead to arbitrary code execution.

See also :

http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-04.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 11.7.700.261 / 12.0.0.44 or
later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72285 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65327

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0497