MS KB2957151: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer

High Nessus Plugin ID 73989


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


The remote host is missing KB2957151. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified use-after-free vulnerability exists that could allow for the execution of arbitrary code.

- An unspecified vulnerability exists that could be used to bypass the same origin policy. (CVE-2014-0516)

- Multiple, unspecified security bypass vulnerabilities exist. (CVE-2014-0517, CVE-2014-0518, CVE-2014-0519, CVE-2014-0520)


Install Microsoft KB2957151.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73989

File Name: smb_kb2957151.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/05/14

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/03/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0510, CVE-2014-0516, CVE-2014-0517, CVE-2014-0518, CVE-2014-0519, CVE-2014-0520

BID: 66241, 67361, 67364, 67371, 67372, 67373

OSVDB: 104585, 106886, 106887, 106888, 106889, 106890

MSKB: 2957151