Shockwave Player <= Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB12-13)

High Nessus Plugin ID 59047


The remote Windows host contains a web browser plugin that is affected by multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities.


The remote Windows host contains a version of Adobe's Shockwave Player that is or earlier. As such, it is potentially affected by multiple unspecified memory corruption vulnerabilities.

A remote attacker could exploit these issues by tricking a user into viewing a malicious Shockwave file, resulting in arbitrary code execution.


Upgrade to Adobe Shockwave Player or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59047

File Name: shockwave_player_apsb12-13.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/05/09

Modified: 2016/11/03

Dependencies: 39564

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:shockwave_player

Required KB Items: SMB/shockwave_player

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/05/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/05/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2029, CVE-2012-2030, CVE-2012-2031, CVE-2012-2032, CVE-2012-2033

BID: 53420

OSVDB: 81748, 81749, 81750, 81751, 81752