Shockwave Player <= Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB13-06)

High Nessus Plugin ID 64621


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


The remote Windows host contains a version of Adobe's Shockwave Player that is equal to or earlier than and is, therefore, potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified memory corruption error exists that could lead to denial or potentially arbitrary code execution.

- A stacked-based buffer overflow exists that could lead to code execution. (CVE-2013-0636)

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: 64621

File Name: shockwave_player_apsb13-06.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/02/13

Modified: 2013/04/14

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: 2013/02/12

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/02/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0635, CVE-2013-0636

BID: 57906, 57908

OSVDB: 90112, 90113