MS KB2785605: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer 10

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Synopsis :

The remote host has an ActiveX control installed with multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is missing KB2785605. It may, therefore, be affected
by the following vulnerabilities related to the installed version of the
Adobe Flash ActiveX control :

- An unspecified error exists that could allow a buffer
overflow and arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2012-5676)

- An unspecified error exists that could allow an integer
overflow and arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2012-5677)

- An unspecified error exists that could lead to memory
corruption and arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2012-5678)

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-13-021/
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb12-27.html
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2785605
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/2755801

Solution :

Install Microsoft KB2785605.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 63231 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56892
56896
56898

CVE ID: CVE-2012-5676
CVE-2012-5677
CVE-2012-5678