Adobe Flash Player for Mac <= Vulnerability (APSB15-27)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86424


The remote Mac OS X host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote Mac OS X 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)


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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: 86424

File Name: macosx_flash_player_apsb15-27.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: macosx

Published: 2015/10/19

Modified: 2016/04/28

Dependencies: 53914

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: MacOSX/Flash_Player/Version

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