Flash Player <= Unspecified Code Execution (APSA15-01 / APSB15-03)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

According to its version, the Adobe Flash Player installed on the
remote Windows host is equal or prior to It is, therefore,
affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A use-after-free error exists that allows an attacker to
crash the application or execute arbitrary code.

- A double-free error exists that allows an attacker to
crash the application or possibly execute arbitrary
code. (CVE-2015-0312)

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 16.x.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 80998 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72283

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0311

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