MS KB2934802: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer

critical Nessus Plugin ID 72608

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is missing KB2929825. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A stack overflow vulnerability exists that could result in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0498)

- A memory leak vulnerability exists that could be used to aid in buffer overflow attacks by bypassing address space layout randomization (ASLR). (CVE-2014-0499)

- A double free vulnerability exists that could result in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0502)

Solution

Install Microsoft KB2934802.

See Also

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-14-040/

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-07.html

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityAdvisories/2016/2755801

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2934802/microsoft-security-advisory-update-for-vulnerabilities-in-adobe-flash

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 72608

File Name: smb_kb2934802.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2/20/2014

Updated: 11/26/2019

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-0502

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: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/20/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/20/2014

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0498, CVE-2014-0499, CVE-2014-0502

BID: 65702, 65703, 65704

MSKB: 2934802