Adobe AIR <= Android Applications Runtime Analytics MitM (APSB16-31)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is
affected by a man-in-the-middle vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Adobe AIR installed on the remote Windows host is prior
or equal to version It is, therefore, affected by a
man-in-the-middle (MitM) vulnerability due to the cleartext
transmission of runtime analytics for AIR applications on Android. A
MitM attacker can exploit this to disclose or tamper with the runtime

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issues but has instead relied
only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Adobe AIR version or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 93523 ()

Bugtraq ID: 92926

CVE ID: CVE-2016-6936

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