Flash Player <= 10.3.183.16 / 184.108.40.206 Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB12-07)
High Nessus Plugin ID 58538
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has a browser plugin that is affected by multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities.
DescriptionAccording to its version, the instance of Flash Player installed on the remote Windows host is 10.x equal to or earlier than 10.3.183.16 or 11.x equal to or earlier than 220.127.116.11. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by several critical memory corruption vulnerabilities :
- Memory corruption vulnerabilities related to URL security domain checking. (CVE-2012-0772)
- A flaw in the NetStream Class that could lead to remote code execution. (CVE-2012-0773)
- Two Flash Player memory corruption vulnerabilities related to the Google Chrome interface. (CVE-2012-0724, CVE-2012-0725)
By tricking a victim into visiting a specially crafted page, an attacker may be able to utilize these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code subject to the users' privileges.
SolutionUpgrade to Adobe Flash version 18.104.22.168 / 10.3.183.18 or later.