MS17-023: Security Update for Adobe Flash Player (4014329)

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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 security update 4014329. It is,
therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A buffer overflow condition exists that allows an
attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-2997)

- Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow an
attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-2998,
CVE-2017-2999)

- An unspecified flaw exists in the random number
generator used for constant binding that allows an
attacker to disclose sensitive information.
(CVE-2017-3000)

- Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an
attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-3001,
CVE-2017-3002, CVE-2017-3003)

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS17-023
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb17-07.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 : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 97735 ()

Bugtraq ID: 96860
96861
96862
96866

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2997
CVE-2017-2998
CVE-2017-2999
CVE-2017-3000
CVE-2017-3001
CVE-2017-3002
CVE-2017-3003

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