FreeBSD : Flash Player -- arbitrary code execution (9558d49c-534c-11e8-8177-d43d7ef03aa6)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 109626

Synopsis

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description

Adobe reports :

- This update resolves a type confusion vulnerability that could lead to arbitrary code execution (CVE-2018-4944).

Solution

Update the affected package.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb18-16.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?cd2add1b

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 109626

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9558d49c534c11e88177d43d7ef03aa6.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2018/05/09

Updated: 2018/11/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-flashplayer, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2018/05/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/05/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-4944