MS KB3044132: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer

critical Nessus Plugin ID 81732

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote Windows host is missing KB3044132. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Multiple memory corruption issues exist due to not properly validating user input, which an attacker can exploit to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-0332, CVE-2015-0333, CVE-2015-0335, CVE-2015-0339)

- Multiple type confusions flaws exist, which an attacker can exploit to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-0334, CVE-2015-0336)

- An unspecified flaw exists that allows an attacker to bypass cross-domain policy. (CVE-2015-0337)

- An integer overflow condition exists due to not properly validating user input, which an attacker can exploit to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-0338)

- An unspecified flaw exists that allows an attacker to bypass restrictions and upload arbitrary files.
(CVE-2015-0340)

- Multiple use-after-free errors exist that can allow an attacker to deference already freed memory and execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-0341, CVE-2015-0342)

Solution

Install Microsoft KB3044132.

See Also

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

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3044132/microsoft-security-advisory-update-for-vulnerabilities-in-adobe-flash

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-05.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 81732

File Name: smb_kb3044132.nasl

Version: 1.17

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 3/13/2015

Updated: 11/22/2019

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2015-0342

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: 3/10/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/12/2015

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player NetConnection Type Confusion)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0332, CVE-2015-0333, CVE-2015-0334, CVE-2015-0335, CVE-2015-0336, CVE-2015-0337, CVE-2015-0338, CVE-2015-0339, CVE-2015-0340, CVE-2015-0341, CVE-2015-0342

BID: 73080, 73081, 73082, 73083, 73084, 73085, 73086, 73087, 73088, 73089, 73091

EDB-ID: 36962

MSKB: 3044132