Flash Player swf Processing Multiple Unspecified Code Execution (APSB06-03)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21079


The remote Windows host contains a browser plugin that is affected by several critical flaws.


According to its version number, the instance of Flash Player on the remote Windows host contains multiple critical and as-yet unspecified vulnerabilities that could allow an attacker to take control of the affected host. To exploit these issues, a user must load a malicious SWF file in Flash Player.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 21079

File Name: flash_player_apsb06-03.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.23 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2006/03/15

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 28211

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/Flash_Player/installed

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/11/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/03/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-0024

BID: 17106

OSVDB: 23908

MSFT: MS06-020

MSKB: 323166