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

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 119095


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


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


Microsoft has released KB4477029 to address this issue.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 119095

File Name: smb_nt_ms18_nov_4477029.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2018/11/21

Updated: 2019/11/01

Dependencies: 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

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:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/11/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15981

MSKB: 4477029

MSFT: MS18-4477029