Adobe Shockwave Player <= Multiple RCE (APSB15-22) (Mac OS X)

High Nessus Plugin ID 85881


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


The remote Mac OS X host contains a version of Adobe Shockwave Player that is prior or equal to It is, therefore, affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities due improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities to corrupt memory, potentially resulting in the execution of arbitrary code.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 85881

File Name: macosx_shockwave_player_apsb15-22.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2015/09/09

Modified: 2015/11/01

Dependencies: 80169

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/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: 2015/09/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/09/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-6680, CVE-2015-6681

BID: 76664

OSVDB: 127154, 127155