Flash Player for Mac <= / Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB12-03)

High Nessus Plugin ID 58002


The remote Mac OS X host has a browser plugin that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its version, the instance of Flash Player installed on the remote Mac OS X host is 10.x equal to or earlier than or 11.x equal to or earlier than It is, therefore, reportedly affected by several critical vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified memory corruption issue exists that could lead to code execution. (CVE-2012-0754)

- An unspecified type confusion memory corruption vulnerability exists that could lead to code execution.

- An MP4 parsing memory corruption issue exists that could lead to code execution. (CVE-2012-0753)

- Multiple unspecified security bypass vulnerabilities exist that could lead to code execution. (CVE-2012-0755, CVE-2012-0756)

- A universal cross-site scripting issue exists that could be used to take actions on a user's behalf on any website or webmail provider. (CVE-2012-0767)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 58002

File Name: macosx_flash_player_11_1_102_62.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2012/02/17

Modified: 2018/02/15

Dependencies: 53914

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Flash_Player/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/02/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/02/15

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player MP4 "cprt" Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0752, CVE-2012-0753, CVE-2012-0754, CVE-2012-0755, CVE-2012-0756, CVE-2012-0767

BID: 52032, 52033, 52034, 52035, 52036, 52040

OSVDB: 79296, 79297, 79298, 79299, 79300, 79301, 79302

ZDI: ZDI-12-080