Flash Player Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB07-12)

High Nessus Plugin ID 25694


The remote Windows host contains a browser plugin that is affected by multiple issues.


According to its version number, the instance of Flash Player on the remote Windows host could allow for arbitrary code execution by means of a malicious SWF file.

In addition, it may also fail to sufficiently validate the HTTP Referer header, which may aid in cross-site request forgery attacks. This issue does not, though, affect Flash Player 9.


Upgrade to Flash Player version / / or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25694

File Name: flash_player_apsb07-12.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/07/11

Modified: 2017/01/06

Dependencies: 28211

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/Flash_Player/installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/07/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3456, CVE-2007-3457

BID: 24856

OSVDB: 38049, 38054

CWE: 189, 352