Flash Player for Mac <= Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB14-18)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host has a browser plugin that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its version, the instance of Flash Player installed on
the remote Mac OS X host is equal or prior to It is,
therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A use-after-free error exists that allows code
execution. (CVE-2014-0538)

- An unspecified security bypass error exists.

- Multiple errors exist related to memory leaks that can
be used to bypass memory address randomization.
(CVE-2014-0540, CVE-2014-0542, CVE-2014-0543,
CVE-2014-0544, CVE-2014-0545)

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version or later.

Alternatively, Adobe has made version available for those
installs that cannot be upgraded to 14.x.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true