Flash Player < Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB11-26)

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 6025


The remote host contains a browser plugin that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


Versions of Flash Player earlier than are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :
- Multiple AVM stack overflow vulnerabilities could lead to code execution. (CVE-2011-2426, CVE-2011-2427)
- A logic error issue could lead to code execution or a browser crash. (CVE-2011-2428)
- A Flash Player security control bypass vulnerability could lead to information disclosure. (CVE-2011-2429)
- A streaming media logic error vulnerability could lead to code execution. (CVE-2011-2430)
- A universal cross-site scripting vulnerability could be abused to take actions on a user's behalf on any website if the user is tricked into visiting a malicious website. Note that this issue is reportedly being actively exploited in targeted attacks. (CVE-2011-2444)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 6025

File Name: 6025.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2011/09/22

Modified: 2016/01/19

Dependencies: 5783

Nessus ID: 56258, 56259

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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


Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1


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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Patch Publication Date: 2011/09/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/09/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2426, CVE-2011-2427, CVE-2011-2428, CVE-2011-2429, CVE-2011-2430, CVE-2011-2444

BID: 49710, 49714, 49715, 49716, 49717, 49718

OSVDB: 75625, 75626, 75627, 75628, 75629, 75630