Adobe Flash Player <= (APSB18-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 105691


The remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by an out-of-bounds read vulnerability.


The version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote Windows host is equal or prior to version It is, therefore, affected by a an out-of-bounds read vulnerability.


Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 105691

File Name: flash_player_apsb18-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2018/01/09

Modified: 2018/02/08

Dependencies: 28211

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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


Base Score: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/Flash_Player/installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/01/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-4871

BID: 102465

OSVDB: 172249