Flash Player for Mac <= 10.3.183.16 / 11.1.102.63 Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB12-07)

High Nessus Plugin ID 58540

Synopsis

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

Description

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 10.3.183.16 or 11.x equal to or earlier than 11.1.102.63. 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)

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.

Solution

Upgrade to Adobe Flash version 11.2.202.228 / 10.3.183.18 or later.

See Also

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-057/

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522413/30/0/threaded

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb12-07.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 58540

File Name: macosx_flash_player_11_2_202_228.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2012/03/30

Updated: 2018/07/16

Dependencies: 53914

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

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:C

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: 2012/03/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/03/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0772, CVE-2012-0773

BID: 52748