MS KB2916626: 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
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is missing KB2916626. It is, therefore, affected by
the following vulnerabilities related to the installed version of the
Adobe Flash ActiveX control :

- An unspecified vulnerability exists that can be used to
bypass Flash Player security protections.
(CVE-2014-0491)

- An unspecified vulnerability exists that can be used to
bypass memory address layout randomization.
(CVE-2014-0492)

See also :

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-02.html
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/advisory/2755801
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2916626

Solution :

Install Microsoft KB2916626.

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: 71945 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64807
64810

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0491
CVE-2014-0492

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