Adobe Flash Player for Mac <= 31.0.0.148 (APSB18-44)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119093

Synopsis

The remote macOS or Mac OSX host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by an arbitrary code execution vulnerability.

Description

The version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote macOS or Mac OS X host is equal or prior to version 31.0.0.148.
It is therefore affected by an arbitrary code execution vulnerability.

Solution

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 31.0.0.153 or later.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb18-44.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?0cb17c10

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119093

File Name: macosx_flash_player_apsb18-44.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2018/11/21

Modified: 2018/11/29

Dependencies: 53914

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-15981

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Flash_Player/Version

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15981

IAVA: 2018-A-0379