Shockwave Player <= Memory Corruptions (APSB13-29)

High Nessus Plugin ID 71342


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 prior to or equal to 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: 71342

File Name: shockwave_player_apsb13-29.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/12/11

Modified: 2017/06/12

Dependencies: 39564

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/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: 2013/12/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2013/12/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-5333, CVE-2013-5334

BID: 64197, 64200

OSVDB: 100772, 100773