Flash Player For Mac <= Dereferenced Memory Pointer RCE (APSB14-26)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host has a browser plugin that is affected by
remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of Adobe Flash Player
installed on the remote Mac OS X host is equal or prior to
It is, therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability
due to the processing of a dereferenced memory pointer.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version or later.

Alternatively, Adobe has made version available for those
installations that cannot be upgraded to 15.x.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79443 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71289

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8439

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