Adobe Shockwave Player <= 12.2.0.162 RCE (APSB15-26) (Mac OS X)

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Mac OS X host contains a version of Adobe Shockwave Player
that is prior or equal to 12.2.0.162. It is, therefore, affected by a
memory corruption issue due to improper validation of user-supplied
input. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to execute
arbitrary code.

See also :

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/shockwave/apsb15-26.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe Shockwave Player version 12.2.1.171 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86632 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7649

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