Flash Player / Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB09-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35742


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


The remote Windows host contains a version of Adobe Flash Player that is earlier than / Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A buffer overflow issue that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the application. (CVE-2009-0520)

- An input validation vulnerability that leads to a denial of service attack and could possibly allow for an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2009-0519)

- A vulnerability in the Flash Player settings manager that could contribute to a clickjacking attack. (CVE-2009-0014)

- A vulnerability with the mouse pointer display that could contribute to a clickjacking attack. (CVE-2009-0522)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35742

File Name: flash_player_apsb09_01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2009/02/26

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 28211

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/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: 2009/02/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0114, CVE-2009-0519, CVE-2009-0520, CVE-2009-0522

BID: 33880, 33890

OSVDB: 52745, 52747, 52748, 52749

CWE: 20, 119