Adobe AIR < 1.5.2 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB09-10)

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5109

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors

Description

The remote Windows host contains a version of Adobe AIR Player that is earlier than 1.5.2. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A memory corruption vulnerability that could potentially lead to code execution. (CVE-2009-1862)

- A privilege escalation vulnerability that could potentially lead to code execution. (CVE-2009-1863)

- A heap overflow vulnerability that could potentially lead to code execution. (CVE-2009-1864)

- A null pointer vulnerability that could potentially lead to code execution. (CVE-2009-1865)

- A stack overflow vulnerability that could potentially lead to code execution. (CVE-2009-1866)

- A clickjacking vulnerability that could allow an attacker to lure a web browser user into unknowingly clicking on a link or dialog. (CVE-2009-1867)

- A URL parsing heap overflow vulnerability that could potentially lead to code execution. (CVE-2009-1868)

- An integer overflow vulnerability that could potentially lead to code execution. (CVE-2009-1869)

- A local sandbox vulnerability that could potentially lead to information disclosure when SWFs are saved to the hard drive. CVE-2009-1870)

Solution

Upgrade to Adobe AIR version 1.5.2 or later."

See Also

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb09-10.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5109

File Name: 5109.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2009/07/31

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 4759

Nessus ID: 40447

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.2

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2009/07/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/07/28

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1862, CVE-2009-1863, CVE-2009-1864, CVE-2009-1865, CVE-2009-1866, CVE-2009-1867, CVE-2009-1868, CVE-2009-1869, CVE-2009-1870

BID: 35759, 35890, 35900, 35901, 35902, 35904, 35905, 35906, 35907, 35908

OSVDB: 56282, 56771, 56772, 56773, 56774, 56775, 56776, 56777, 56778