Flash Player <= 10.3.183.18 / 188.8.131.52 Object Confusion Vulnerability (APSB12-09)
High Nessus Plugin ID 58994
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has a browser plugin that is affected by a code execution vulnerability.
DescriptionAccording to its version, the instance of Flash Player installed on the remote Windows host is 10.x equal to or earlier than 10.3.183.18 or 11.x equal to or earlier than 184.108.40.206. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by an object confusion vulnerability that could allow an attacker to crash the application or potentially take control of the target system.
By tricking a victim into visiting a specially crafted page, an attacker may be able to utilize this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code subject to the users' privileges.
SolutionUpgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 10.3.183.19 / 220.127.116.11 or later.