Adobe Flash Player <= Vulnerability (APSB15-27)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86423


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


The version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote Windows host is equal or prior to version It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple type confusion errors exist that allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-7645, CVE-2015-7647, CVE-2015-7648)


Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version or later.

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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86423

File Name: flash_player_apsb15-27.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2015/10/19

Modified: 2016/04/28

Dependencies: 28211

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/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: 2015/10/16

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/10/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7645, CVE-2015-7647, CVE-2015-7648

OSVDB: 128853, 128982, 128983