KB4497932: Security update for Adobe Flash Player (May 2019)

high Nessus Plugin ID 125068
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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 KB4497932. It is, therefore, affected by an arbitrary code execution vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player.

Solution

Microsoft has released KB4497932 to address this issue.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb19-26.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?2ded0465

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 125068

File Name: smb_nt_ms19_may_flash.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 5/14/2019

Updated: 10/30/2019

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-7837

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: 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: 5/14/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/14/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-7837

MSKB: 4497932

MSFT: MS19-4497932