Adobe Reader <= 2015.006.30452 / 2017.011.30102 / 2018.011.20063 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB18-30)

high Nessus Plugin ID 117877
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The version of Adobe Reader installed on the remote Windows host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Adobe Reader installed on the remote Windows host is a version prior or equal to 2015.006.30452, 2017.011.30102, or 2018.011.20063. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Adobe Reader 2015.006.30456 / 2017.011.30105 / 2019.008.20071 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 117877

File Name: adobe_reader_apsb18-30.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 10/2/2018

Updated: 4/5/2019

Dependencies: adobe_reader_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-15955


Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:adobe:acrobat_reader:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, installed_sw/Adobe Reader

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/1/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/1/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15966, CVE-2018-12838, CVE-2018-12769, CVE-2018-12839, CVE-2018-12856, CVE-2018-12832, CVE-2018-12836, CVE-2018-12833, CVE-2018-12835, CVE-2018-12878, CVE-2018-15955, CVE-2018-15954, CVE-2018-15952, CVE-2018-15945, CVE-2018-15944, CVE-2018-15941, CVE-2018-15940, CVE-2018-15939, CVE-2018-15938, CVE-2018-15936, CVE-2018-15935, CVE-2018-15934, CVE-2018-15933, CVE-2018-15929, CVE-2018-15928, CVE-2018-12868, CVE-2018-12865, CVE-2018-12864, CVE-2018-12862, CVE-2018-12861, CVE-2018-12860, CVE-2018-12759, CVE-2018-12841, CVE-2018-15951, CVE-2018-12855, CVE-2018-12853, CVE-2018-15937, CVE-2018-15931, CVE-2018-15930, CVE-2018-12876, CVE-2018-12858, CVE-2018-12863, CVE-2018-12869, CVE-2018-12870, CVE-2018-12872, CVE-2018-15922, CVE-2018-15926, CVE-2018-15932, CVE-2018-15924, CVE-2018-15920, CVE-2018-12877, CVE-2018-12852, CVE-2018-12831, CVE-2018-12851, CVE-2018-12847, CVE-2018-12846, CVE-2018-12837, CVE-2018-12881, CVE-2018-12842, CVE-2018-12866, CVE-2018-12871, CVE-2018-12874, CVE-2018-15943, CVE-2018-15946, CVE-2018-12857, CVE-2018-12875, CVE-2018-15927, CVE-2018-15968, CVE-2018-15956, CVE-2018-15953, CVE-2018-15950, CVE-2018-15949, CVE-2018-15948, CVE-2018-15947, CVE-2018-15942, CVE-2018-15925, CVE-2018-15923, CVE-2018-12880, CVE-2018-12879, CVE-2018-12873, CVE-2018-12867, CVE-2018-12859, CVE-2018-12845, CVE-2018-12844, CVE-2018-12843, CVE-2018-12834

BID: 105432, 105435, 105436, 105437, 105438, 105439, 105440, 105441, 105442, 105443, 105444