MS KB2755399: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer 10

critical Nessus Plugin ID 62224


The remote host has an ActiveX control installed with multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote host is missing KB2755399. It may, therefore, be affected by the following vulnerabilities related to the installed version of the Adobe Flash ActiveX control :

- An unspecified remote code execution error exists.

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

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

- A cross-domain information leak error exists.

- An integer overflow error related to the 'Matrix3D' class exists. (CVE-2012-5054)


Install Microsoft KB2755399.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 62224

File Name: smb_kb2755399.nasl

Version: 1.24

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 9/21/2012

Updated: 6/8/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.6


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2012-4167

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, SMB/WindowsVersion, SMB/ProductName

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/21/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/13/2012

CISA Known Exploited Vulnerability Due Dates: 3/24/2022, 6/22/2022

Exploitable With


Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player 11.3 Kern Table Parsing Integer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-1535, CVE-2012-4163, CVE-2012-4164, CVE-2012-4165, CVE-2012-4167, CVE-2012-4168, CVE-2012-4171, CVE-2012-5054

BID: 55009, 55365, 55691, 56189, 56192, 56196, 56197, 56199

MSKB: 2755399