Adobe AIR <= AIR Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB14-09)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 73432


The remote Windows host contains a version of Adobe AIR that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its version, the instance of Adobe AIR on the remote Windows host is or earlier. It is, therefore, potentially affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A use-after-free error exists that could lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0506)

- A buffer overflow error exists that could lead to arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0507)

- An unspecified error exists that could allow a security bypass leading to information disclosure.

- An unspecified error exists that could allow cross- site scripting attacks. (CVE-2014-0509)


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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 73432

File Name: adobe_air_apsb14-09.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/04/09

Updated: 2019/11/26

Dependencies: 32504

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-0506

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:air

Required KB Items: SMB/Adobe_AIR/Version, SMB/Adobe_AIR/Path

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/03/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0506, CVE-2014-0507, CVE-2014-0508, CVE-2014-0509

BID: 66208, 66699, 66701, 66703

CWE: 20, 74, 79, 442, 629, 711, 712, 722, 725, 750, 751, 800, 801, 809, 811, 864, 900, 928, 931, 990