MS KB3018943: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is missing KB3018943. It is, therefore, affected by a
remote code execution vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player due to the
processing of a dereferenced memory pointer.

See also :

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-26.html
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/2755801
https://support.microsoft.com/kb/3018943

Solution :

Install Microsoft KB3018943.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 79444 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71289

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8439

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