Flash Player < 29.0.0.113 Multiple RCE (APSB18-05)

Critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700431

Synopsis

The remote host is running an outdated version of Adobe Flash Player that is affected by multiple remote code execution attack vectors.

Description

Versions of Adobe Flash Player prior to 29.0.0.113 are unpatched, and therefore affected by multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities that allow arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2018-4919, CVE-2018-4920)

Solution

Upgrade to Adobe Flash Player version 29.0.0.113 or later.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb18-05.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 700431

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2019/03/20

Updated: 2019/04/09

Dependencies: 5158

Nessus ID: 108281

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:flash_player

Patch Publication Date: 2018/03/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/03/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-4919, CVE-2018-4920