Shockwave Player <= Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB13-23)

High Nessus Plugin ID 69844


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


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 two memory corruption vulnerabilities. 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: 69844

File Name: shockwave_player_apsb13-23.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/09/11

Modified: 2013/12/22

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: 2013/09/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/09/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-3359, CVE-2013-3360

BID: 62291, 62292

OSVDB: 97062, 97063