KB4053577: Security update for Adobe Flash Player (December 2017)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105178

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 KB4053577. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability which may allow an attacker to reset the global settings preference file.

Solution

Microsoft has released KB4053577 to address this issue.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb17-42.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?e94655ce

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105178

File Name: smb_nt_ms17_dec_4053577.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2017/12/12

Updated: 2018/09/10

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/12/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-11305

BID: 102139

MSKB: 4053577

MSFT: MS17-4053577