Flash Player for Mac <= 10.3.183.16 / 188.8.131.52 Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB12-07)
High Nessus Plugin ID 58540
SynopsisThe remote Mac OS X 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 Mac OS X host is 10.x equal to or earlier than 10.3.183.16 or 11.x equal to or earlier than 184.108.40.206. 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.
SolutionUpgrade to Adobe Flash version 220.127.116.11 / 10.3.183.18 or later.