Flash Player <= 11.3.300.270 Code Execution (APSB12-18)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has a browser plugin that is affected by a
remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version, the instance of Flash Player installed on the
remote Windows host is 11.x equal to or earlier than 11.3.300.270. It
is, therefore, potentially affected by an unspecified remote code
execution vulnerability.

Note that this vulnerability is reportedly being actively exploited in
the wild.

Also note the vendor states 10.x versions are not affected by this
vulnerability and the branch was not updated.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 11.3.300.271 later.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 61550 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55009

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1535

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