Flash Player <= Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB15-01)

High Nessus Plugin ID 80484


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


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

- An unspecified improper file validation issue.

- An unspecified information disclosure vulnerability, which can be exploited to capture keystrokes.

- Multiple memory corruption vulnerabilities allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-0303, CVE-2015-0306)

- Multiple heap-based buffer overflow vulnerabilities that can be exploited to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2015-0304, CVE-2015-0309)

- An unspecified type confusion vulnerability that can lead to code execution. (CVE-2015-0305)

- An out-of-bounds read vulnerability that can be exploited to leak memory addresses. (CVE-2015-0307)

- A use-after-free vulnerability that results in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2015-0308)


Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version or later.

Alternatively, Adobe has made version available for those installations that cannot be upgraded to 16.x.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 80484

File Name: flash_player_apsb15-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/01/13

Modified: 2017/05/16

Dependencies: 28211

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:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/Flash_Player/installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/01/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/01/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0301, CVE-2015-0302, CVE-2015-0303, CVE-2015-0304, CVE-2015-0305, CVE-2015-0306, CVE-2015-0307, CVE-2015-0308, CVE-2015-0309

BID: 72031, 72032, 72033, 72034, 72035, 72036, 72037, 72038, 72039

OSVDB: 116944, 116945, 116946, 116947, 116948, 116949, 116950, 116951, 116952