Shockwave Player <= Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB12-17)

High Nessus Plugin ID 61536


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 and is, therefore, 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: 61536

File Name: shockwave_player_apsb12-17.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/08/15

Modified: 2013/04/11

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: 2012/08/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/08/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2043, CVE-2012-2044, CVE-2012-2045, CVE-2012-2046, CVE-2012-2047

BID: 55025, 55028, 55029, 55030, 55031

OSVDB: 84608, 84609, 84610, 84611, 84612