KB4457146: Security update for Adobe Flash Player (September 2018)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117419

Synopsis

The remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description

The remote Windows host is missing security update KB4457146. It is, therefore, affected by an information disclosure vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player.

Solution

Microsoft has released KB4457146 to address this issue.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb18-31.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?b8a82644

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117419

File Name: smb_nt_ms18_sep_4457146.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2018/09/11

Modified: 2018/09/17

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS Score Source: manual

CVSS Score Rationale: Score based on analysis of the vendor advisory.

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/09/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15967

BID: 105315

MSKB: 4457146

MSFT: MS18-4457146

IAVA: 2018-A-0286