Adobe AIR Unsupported Version Detection (Mac OS X)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 56961


An unsupported version of Adobe AIR is installed on the remote Mac OS X host.


According to its self-reported version number, the installation of Adobe AIR on the remote Mac OS X host is no longer supported.

Lack of support implies that no new security patches for the product will be released by the vendor. As a result, it is likely to contain security vulnerabilities.


Upgrade to a version of Adobe AIR that is currently supported.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 56961

File Name: macosx_adobe_air_unsupported.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2011/11/28

Modified: 2016/07/28

Dependencies: 56960

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: cpe:/a:adobe:air

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Adobe_AIR/Version