MS KB2942844: 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 KB2942844. It is, therefore, affected by
the following vulnerabilities :

- A use-after-free error exists that could lead to
arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0506)

- A buffer overflow error exists that could lead to
arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0507)

- An unspecified error exists that could allow a security
bypass leading to information disclosure.
(CVE-2014-0508)

- An unspecified error exists that could allow cross-
site scripting attacks. (CVE-2014-0509)

See also :

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-09.html
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/advisory/2755801
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2942844

Solution :

Install Microsoft KB2942844.

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: 73418 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66208
66699
66701
66703

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0506
CVE-2014-0507
CVE-2014-0508
CVE-2014-0509

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