Flash Player for Mac <= Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB14-17)

High Nessus Plugin ID 76415


The remote Windows host has a browser plugin that is 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, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A CSRF bypassing Same Origin Policy vulnerability exists that could leak potentially sensitive data.

- Multiple unspecified errors exist that could allow unspecified security bypass attacks. (CVE-2014-0537, CVE-2014-0539)


Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version or later.

Alternatively, Adobe has made version available for those installations that cannot be upgraded to 14.x.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 76415

File Name: macosx_flash_player_14_0_0_145.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2014/07/08

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: 2014/07/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/07/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0537, CVE-2014-0539, CVE-2014-4671

BID: 68454, 68455, 68457

OSVDB: 108799, 108800, 108828