Adobe AIR <= AIR Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB14-21)

High Nessus Plugin ID 77576


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


According to its version, the installation of Adobe AIR on the remote Windows host is equal or prior to It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Unspecified memory corruption issues exist that allow arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0547, CVE-2014-0549, CVE-2014-0550, CVE-2014-0551, CVE-2014-0552, CVE-2014-0555)

- An unspecified error exists that allows cross-origin policy violations. (CVE-2014-0548)

- A use-after-free error exists that allows arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0553)

- An unspecified error exists that allows an unspecified security bypass. (CVE-2014-0554)

- Unspecified errors exist that allow memory leaks leading to easier defeat of memory address randomization.

- Heap-based buffer overflow errors exist that allow arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0556, CVE-2014-0559)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 77576

File Name: adobe_air_apsb14-21.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/09/10

Modified: 2017/04/27

Dependencies: 32504

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:air

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/09/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/09/09

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player copyPixelsToByteArray Method Integer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0547, CVE-2014-0548, CVE-2014-0549, CVE-2014-0550, CVE-2014-0551, CVE-2014-0552, CVE-2014-0553, CVE-2014-0554, CVE-2014-0555, CVE-2014-0556, CVE-2014-0557, CVE-2014-0559

BID: 69695, 69696, 69697, 69699, 69700, 69701, 69702, 69703, 69704, 69705, 69706, 69707

OSVDB: 111100, 111101, 111102, 111103, 111104, 111105, 111106, 111107, 111108, 111109, 111110, 111111