FreeBSD : Flash Player -- arbitrary code execution (42926d7b-0da3-11eb-8dbd-6451062f0f7a)

high Nessus Plugin ID 141465


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The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Adobe reports :

- This update resolves a NULL pointer dereference vulnerability that could lead to arbitrary code execution (CVE-2020-9746).


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 141465

File Name: freebsd_pkg_42926d7b0da311eb8dbd6451062f0f7a.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 10/15/2020

Updated: 10/26/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


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


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: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-flashplayer, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/13/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/13/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-9746

IAVA: 2020-A-0464