Shockwave Player < Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB11-19)

High Nessus Plugin ID 55833


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


The remote Windows host contains a version of Adobe's Shockwave Player that is earlier than As such, it is potentially affected by multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities.

A remote attacker could exploit these issues by tricking a user into viewing a malicious Shockwave file, resulting in arbitrary code execution.


Upgrade to Adobe Shockwave or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 55833

File Name: shockwave_player_apsb11-19.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2011/08/12

Modified: 2012/06/14

Dependencies: 39564

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:shockwave_player

Required KB Items: SMB/shockwave_player

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/08/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/08/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4308, CVE-2010-4309, CVE-2011-2419, CVE-2011-2420, CVE-2011-2421, CVE-2011-2422, CVE-2011-2423

BID: 49102

OSVDB: 74423, 74424, 74425, 74426, 74427, 74428, 74429