MS KB3099406: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge

High Nessus Plugin ID 86371


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


The remote Windows host is missing KB3099406. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An unspecified vulnerability exists related to the defense-in-depth feature in the Flash Broker API. No other details are available. (CVE-2015-5569)

- Multiple unspecified memory corruption issues exist due to improper validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2015-7625, CVE-2015-7626, CVE-2015-7627, CVE-2015-7630, CVE-2015-7633, CVE-2015-7634)

- A unspecified vulnerability exists that can be exploited by a remote attacker to bypass the same-origin policy, allowing the disclosure of sensitive information.

- Multiple unspecified use-after-free errors exist that can be exploited by a remote attacker to deference already freed memory, potentially allowing the execution of arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-7629, CVE-2015-7631, CVE-2015-7643, CVE-2015-7644)

- An unspecified buffer overflow condition exists due to improper validation of user-supplied input. An attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code.


Install Microsoft KB3099406.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86371

File Name: smb_kb3099406.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/10/13

Modified: 2017/08/30

Dependencies: 13855

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:flash_player

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, SMB/WindowsVersion

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/10/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/10/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5569, CVE-2015-7625, CVE-2015-7626, CVE-2015-7627, CVE-2015-7628, CVE-2015-7629, CVE-2015-7630, CVE-2015-7631, CVE-2015-7632, CVE-2015-7633, CVE-2015-7634, CVE-2015-7643, CVE-2015-7644

OSVDB: 128762, 128763, 128764, 128765, 128766, 128767, 128768, 128769, 128770, 128771, 128772, 128773, 128774

MSKB: 3099406