Adobe Flash Media Server < 3.5.6 / 4.0.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB11-11)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 53895


The remote media server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Adobe Flash Media Server running on the remote host is earlier than version 3.5.6 or 4.0.2. Such versions are potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- The server is affected by a memory corruption issue due to a race condition in the TLS extension code provided by the bundled version of OpenSSL. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the server. (CVE-2010-3864)

- The server is vulnerable to a denial of service attack due to an unspecified error related to processing certain XML content. (CVE-2011-0612)


Upgrade to Flash Media Server 3.5.6 / 4.0.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 53895

File Name: adobe_fms_4_0_2.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 5/13/2011

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_media_server

Required KB Items: rtmp/adobe_fms

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/12/2011

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/12/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3864, CVE-2011-0612

BID: 44884, 47840

SECUNIA: 44589