Adobe Flash Player <= 31.0.0.148 (APSB18-44)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 119094
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote Windows 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 Windows 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

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

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

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119094

File Name: flash_player_apsb18-44.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/21/2018

Updated: 11/1/2019

Dependencies: flash_player_installed.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-15981

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:adobe:flash_player:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: SMB/Flash_Player/installed

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/20/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/20/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15981