Flash Player for Mac <= Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB14-14)

High Nessus Plugin ID 73996


The remote Windows host has a browser plugin that is potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


According to its version, the instance of Flash Player installed on the remote Mac OS X host is equal or prior to It is, therefore, potentially affected by the following 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)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73996

File Name: macosx_flash_player_13_0_0_214.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2014/05/14

Modified: 2017/06/06

Dependencies: 53914

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: MacOSX/Flash_Player/Version

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