Flash Player for Mac <= 11.7.700.261 / Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB14-07) (Mac OS X)

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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 11.7.700.261 / 11.8.x /
11.9.x / It is, therefore, potentially affected by
multiple vulnerabilities :

- A stack overflow vulnerability exists that could result
in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0498)

- A memory leak vulnerability exists that could be used
to aid in buffer overflow attacks by bypassing address
space layout randomization (ASLR). (CVE-2014-0499)

- A double free vulnerability exists that could result in
arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0502)

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 11.7.700.269 / or

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72607 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65702

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0498

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