MS KB2961887: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer

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Synopsis :

The remote host has an ActiveX control installed that is affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is missing KB2961887. It is, therefore, affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability due to improper user input validation in
the Pixel Bender component. An attacker could cause a buffer overflow
with a specially crafted SWF file, resulting in arbitrary code
execution.

See also :

https://support.microsoft.com/kb/2961887
http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-13.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?5043fc7b

Solution :

Install Microsoft KB2961887.

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: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 73742 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67092

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0515