Adobe Flash Player <= 24.0.0.221 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB17-07)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 97727

Synopsis

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

Description

The version of Adobe Flash Player installed on the remote Windows host is equal or prior to version 24.0.0.221. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A buffer overflow condition exists that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-2997)

- Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-2998, CVE-2017-2999)

- An unspecified flaw exists in the random number generator used for constant binding that allows an attacker to disclose sensitive information.
(CVE-2017-3000)

- Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2017-3001, CVE-2017-3002, CVE-2017-3003)

Solution

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 25.0.0.127 or later.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb17-07.html

http://www.nessus.org/u?0cb17c10

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 97727

File Name: flash_player_apsb17-07.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2017/03/14

Updated: 2019/11/13

Dependencies: 28211

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2017-3003

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

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: 2017/03/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/03/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-2997, CVE-2017-2998, CVE-2017-2999, CVE-2017-3000, CVE-2017-3001, CVE-2017-3002, CVE-2017-3003

BID: 96860, 96861, 96862, 96866