KB4477029: Security update for Adobe Flash Player (November 2018)

High Nessus Plugin ID 119095

Synopsis

The remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by an arbitrary code execution vulnerability.

Description

The remote Windows host is missing security update KB4477029. It is, therefore, affected by an arbitrary code execution vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player.

Solution

Microsoft has released KB4477029 to address this issue.

See Also

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

http://www.nessus.org/u?a7d62da7

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 119095

File Name: smb_nt_ms18_nov_4477029.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2018/11/21

Modified: 2018/11/29

Dependencies: 57033, 13855

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: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15981

MSKB: 4477029

MSFT: MS18-4477029

IAVA: 2018-A-0379