MS KB3008925: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer

critical Nessus Plugin ID 79839

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is missing KB3008925. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A security bypass vulnerability that allows an attacker to bypass the same-origin policy. (CVE-2014-0580)

- Multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2014-0587, CVE-2014-9164)

- A use-after-free vulnerability that can result in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-8443)

- An unspecified information disclosure vulnerability.
(CVE-2014-9162)

- A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability that can be exploited to execute arbitrary code or elevate privileges. (CVE-2014-9163)

Solution

Install Microsoft KB3008925.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-27.html

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityAdvisories/2016/2755801

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3008925/microsoft-security-advisory-update-for-vulnerabilities-in-adobe-flash

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 79839

File Name: smb_kb3008925.nasl

Version: 1.13

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 12/9/2014

Updated: 4/22/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-9164

VPR

Risk Factor: High

Score: 8.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/9/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/9/2014

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 5/4/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0580, CVE-2014-0587, CVE-2014-8443, CVE-2014-9162, CVE-2014-9163, CVE-2014-9164

BID: 71581, 71582, 71583, 71584, 71585, 71586

MSKB: 3008925