MS16-141: Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (3202790)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host is missing KB3202790. It is, therefore,
affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an
unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary
code by convincing a user to visit a website containing
specially crafted Flash content. (CVE-2016-7857,
CVE-2016-7858, CVE-2016-7859, CVE-2016-7862,
CVE-2016-7863, CVE-2016-7864)

- Multiple type confusion errors exist that allow an
unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary
code by convincing a user to visit a website containing
specially crafted Flash content. (CVE-2016-7860,
CVE-2016-7861, CVE-2016-7865)

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-141
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-37.html

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1,
2012 R2, 10, and 2016.

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 : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 94642 ()

Bugtraq ID: 94151
94153

CVE ID: CVE-2016-7857
CVE-2016-7858
CVE-2016-7859
CVE-2016-7860
CVE-2016-7861
CVE-2016-7862
CVE-2016-7863
CVE-2016-7864
CVE-2016-7865

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