FreeBSD : linux-flashplugin -- remote code execution vulnerability (55a528e8-9787-11e0-b24a-001b2134ef46)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 55158


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team reports :

A critical vulnerability has been identified in Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris, and Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Android. This memory corruption vulnerability (CVE-2011-2110) could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. There are reports that this vulnerability is being exploited in the wild in targeted attacks via malicious Web pages.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 55158

File Name: freebsd_pkg_55a528e8978711e0b24a001b2134ef46.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/06/16

Modified: 2013/11/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-f10-flashplugin, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-flashplugin, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/06/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/05/13

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player AVM Verification Logic Array Indexing Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2110