Adobe Shockwave Player <= (APSB10-25) (Mac OS X)

high Nessus Plugin ID 80174


The remote Mac OS X host contains a web browser plugin that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote Mac OS X host contains a version of Adobe Shockwave Player that is or earlier. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A memory corruption issue exists that allows code execution. Note that there are reports that this issue is being exploited in the wild. (CVE-2010-3653)

- A heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability allows code execution. (CVE-2010-2582)

- Multiple memory corruption issues in the 'dirapi.dll' module allow code execution. (CVE-2010-2581, CVE-2010-3655, CVE-2010-4084, CVE-2010-4085, CVE-2010-4086, CVE-2010-4088)

- Multiple memory corruption issues in the 'IML32.dll' module allow code execution. (CVE-2010-4087, CVE-2010-4089)

- A memory corruption issue allows code execution.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 80174

File Name: macosx_shockwave_player_apsb10-25.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 12/22/2014

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:shockwave_player

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Shockwave Player, Host/MacOSX/Version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/28/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/21/2010

Exploitable With


Metasploit (Adobe Shockwave rcsL Memory Corruption)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2581, CVE-2010-2582, CVE-2010-3653, CVE-2010-3655, CVE-2010-4084, CVE-2010-4085, CVE-2010-4086, CVE-2010-4087, CVE-2010-4088, CVE-2010-4089, CVE-2010-4090

BID: 44291, 44510, 44512, 44513, 44514, 44515, 44516, 44517, 44518, 44520, 44521

CERT: 402231