Shockwave Player <= Memory Corruption (APSB13-18)

High Nessus Plugin ID 67233


The remote Windows host contains a web browser plugin that is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability.


The remote Windows host contains a version of Adobe's Shockwave Player that is equal to or earlier than It is, therefore, potentially affected by a memory corruption vulnerability. A remote attacker could exploit this issue 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: 67233

File Name: shockwave_player_apsb13-18.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/07/10

Modified: 2013/09/28

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: 2013/07/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/07/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3348

BID: 61040

OSVDB: 94991