MS KB2916626: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer

High Nessus Plugin ID 71945


The remote host has an ActiveX control installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote host is missing KB2916626. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities related to the installed version of the Adobe Flash ActiveX control :

- An unspecified vulnerability exists that can be used to bypass Flash Player security protections.

- An unspecified vulnerability exists that can be used to bypass memory address layout randomization.


Install Microsoft KB2916626.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 71945

File Name: smb_kb2916626.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/01/14

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 13855

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:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, SMB/WindowsVersion, SMB/ProductName

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Patch Publication Date: 2014/01/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/01/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0491, CVE-2014-0492

BID: 64807, 64810

OSVDB: 101982, 101983

MSKB: 2916626