Adobe Flash Player <= 22.214.171.1246 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB16-04)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 88639
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote Windows host is prior or equal to version 126.96.36.1996. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :
- A type confusion error exists that allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0985)
- Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0973, CVE-2016-0974, CVE-2016-0975, CVE-2016-0982, CVE-2016-0983, CVE-2016-0984)
- A heap buffer overflow condition exist that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-0971)
- Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2016-0964, CVE-2016-0965, CVE-2016-0966, CVE-2016-0967, CVE-2016-0968, CVE-2016-0969, CVE-2016-0970, CVE-2016-0972, CVE-2016-0976, CVE-2016-0977, CVE-2016-0978, CVE-2016-0979, CVE-2016-0980, CVE-2016-0981)
SolutionUpgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 188.8.131.526 or later.
Alternatively, Adobe has made version 184.108.40.2069 available for those installations that cannot be upgraded to the latest version.