Adobe Flash Player <= 22.0.0.192 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-25)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote Windows
host is equal or prior to version 22.0.0.192. It is, therefore,
affected by multiple Vulnerabilities :

- Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow a
remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2016-4172, CVE-2016-4175, CVE-2016-4179,
CVE-2016-4180, CVE-2016-4181, CVE-2016-4182,
CVE-2016-4183, CVE-2016-4184, CVE-2016-4185,
CVE-2016-4186, CVE-2016-4187, CVE-2016-4188,
CVE-2016-4189, CVE-2016-4190, CVE-2016-4217,
CVE-2016-4218, CVE-2016-4219, CVE-2016-4220,
CVE-2016-4221, CVE-2016-4233, CVE-2016-4234,
CVE-2016-4235, CVE-2016-4236, CVE-2016-4237,
CVE-2016-4238, CVE-2016-4239, CVE-2016-4240,
CVE-2016-4241, CVE-2016-4242, CVE-2016-4243,
CVE-2016-4244, CVE-2016-4245, CVE-2016-4246)

- Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow a remote
attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-4173,
CVE-2016-4174, CVE-2016-4222, CVE-2016-4226,
CVE-2016-4227, CVE-2016-4228, CVE-2016-4229,
CVE-2016-4230, CVE-2016-4231, CVE-2016-4248,
CVE-2016-7020)

- Multiple stack corruption issues exist that allow a
remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2016-4176, CVE-2016-4177)

- A security bypass vulnerability exists that allows a
remote attacker to disclose sensitive information.
(CVE-2016-4178)

- Multiple type confusion errors exist that allow a remote
attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-4223,
CVE-2016-4224, CVE-2016-4225)

- An unspecified memory leak issue exists that allows an
attacker to have an unspecified impact. (CVE-2016-4232)

- A race condition exists that allows a remote attacker to
disclose sensitive information. (CVE-2016-4247)

- A heap buffer overflow condition exists that allows a
remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2016-4249)

See also :

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-25.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?0cb17c10

Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 22.0.0.209 or later.

Alternatively, Adobe has made version 18.0.0.366 available for those
installs that cannot be upgraded to the latest version.

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:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true