Adobe AIR for Mac 3.x <= 3.4.0.2540 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB12-22)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 62481

Synopsis

The remote Mac OS X host contains a version of Adobe AIR that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

According to its version, the instance of Adobe AIR on the remote Mac OS X host is 3.4.0.2540 or earlier. It is, therefore, reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Several unspecified issues exist that can lead to buffer overflows and arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2012-5248, CVE-2012-5249, CVE-2012-5250, CVE-2012-5251, CVE-2012-5253, CVE-2012-5254, CVE-2012-5255, CVE-2012-5257, CVE-2012-5259, CVE-2012-5260, CVE-2012-5262, CVE-2012-5264, CVE-2012-5265, CVE-2012-5266, CVE-2012-5285, CVE-2012-5286, CVE-2012-5287)

- Several unspecified issues exist that can lead to memory corruption and arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2012-5252, CVE-2012-5256, CVE-2012-5258, CVE-2012-5261, CVE-2012-5263, CVE-2012-5267, CVE-2012-5268, CVE-2012-5269, CVE-2012-5270, CVE-2012-5271, CVE-2012-5272)

- An unspecified issue exists having unspecified impact.
(CVE-2012-5673)

Solution

Upgrade to Adobe AIR 3.4.0.2710 or later.

See Also

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb12-22.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 62481

File Name: macosx_adobe_air_3_4_0_2710.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 10/10/2012

Updated: 12/4/2019

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9

CVSS v2

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-2012-5673

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:air

Required KB Items: MacOSX/Adobe_AIR/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/8/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/8/2012

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5248, CVE-2012-5249, CVE-2012-5250, CVE-2012-5251, CVE-2012-5252, CVE-2012-5253, CVE-2012-5254, CVE-2012-5255, CVE-2012-5256, CVE-2012-5257, CVE-2012-5258, CVE-2012-5259, CVE-2012-5260, CVE-2012-5261, CVE-2012-5262, CVE-2012-5263, CVE-2012-5264, CVE-2012-5265, CVE-2012-5266, CVE-2012-5267, CVE-2012-5268, CVE-2012-5269, CVE-2012-5270, CVE-2012-5271, CVE-2012-5272, CVE-2012-5285, CVE-2012-5286, CVE-2012-5287, CVE-2012-5673

BID: 56198, 56200, 56201, 56202, 56203, 56212, 56213, 56214, 56215, 56216, 56217, 56218, 56219, 56220, 56221, 56222, 56224, 56374, 56375, 56376, 56377, 56204, 56205, 56206, 56207, 56208, 56209, 56210, 56211