Adobe AIR 3.x <= Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB12-19)

High Nessus Plugin ID 61624


The remote Windows host contains a version of Adobe AIR that is affected by multiple security vulnerabilities.


According to its version, the instance of Adobe AIR on the remote Windows host is or earlier and is, therefore, reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities could lead to code execution. (CVE-2012-4163, CVE-2012-4164, CVE-2012-4165)

- An integer overflow vulnerability exists that could lead to code execution. (CVE-2012-4167)

- A cross-domain information leak vulnerability exists.

- A crash can be caused by a logic error involving multiple dialogs in Firefox. (CVE-2012-4171)


Upgrade to Adobe AIR 3.4 ( or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 61624

File Name: adobe_air_apsb12-19.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/08/22

Modified: 2016/11/11

Dependencies: 32504

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


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:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:air

Required KB Items: SMB/Adobe_AIR/Version, SMB/Adobe_AIR/Path

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/08/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-4163, CVE-2012-4164, CVE-2012-4165, CVE-2012-4167, CVE-2012-4168, CVE-2012-4171

BID: 55365

OSVDB: 84789, 84790, 84791, 84793, 84794, 85260