Adobe Shockwave Player <= Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities (APSB14-06) (Mac OS X)

High Nessus Plugin ID 80188


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


The remote Mac OS X host contains a version of Adobe Shockwave Player that is prior to or equal to It is, therefore, affected by two unspecified memory corruption vulnerabilities. A remote attacker can exploit these issues by tricking a user into viewing a malicious Shockwave file, resulting in arbitrary code execution.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 80188

File Name: macosx_shockwave_player_apsb14-06.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2014/12/22

Modified: 2017/06/06

Dependencies: 80169

Risk Information

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:shockwave_player

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/02/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0500, CVE-2014-0501

BID: 65490, 65493

OSVDB: 103157, 103158