Adobe AIR < 18.0.0.199 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APSB15-19)

critical Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8848
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Synopsis

The remote host is running an outdated version of Adobe AIR.

Description

Versions of Adobe AIR prior to 18.0.0.199 are outdated and thus unpatched for the following vulnerabilities :

- Multiple type confusion errors exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-5128, CVE-2015-5554, CVE-2015-5555, CVE-2015-5558, CVE-2015-5562)
- An unspecified vulnerability exists related to vector length corruptions. (CVE-2015-5125)
- Multiple use-after-free errors exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-5550, CVE-2015-5551, CVE-2015-3107, CVE-2015-5556, CVE-2015-5130, CVE-2015-5134, CVE-2015-5539, CVE-2015-5540, CVE-2015-5557, CVE-2015-5559, CVE-2015-5127, CVE-2015-5563, CVE-2015-5561, CVE-2015-5564, CVE-2015-5565, CVE-2015-5566)
- Multiple heap buffer overflow conditions exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-5129, CVE-2015-5541)
- Multiple buffer overflow conditions exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-5131, CVE-2015-5132, CVE-2015-5133)
- Multiple memory corruption issues exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-5544, CVE-2015-5545, CVE-2015-5546, CVE-2015-5547, CVE-2015-5548, CVE-2015-5549, CVE-2015-5552, CVE-2015-5553)
- An integer overflow condition exists that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-5560)

Solution

Upgrade to Adobe AIR 18.0.0.199 or later.

See Also

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

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-19.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 8848

Family: Web Clients

Published: 9/11/2015

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 4759

Nessus ID: 85325

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

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:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:adobe:adobe_air:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 8/11/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/11/2015

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-5560, CVE-2015-3107, CVE-2015-5125, CVE-2015-5127, CVE-2015-5128, CVE-2015-5129, CVE-2015-5130, CVE-2015-5131, CVE-2015-5132, CVE-2015-5133, CVE-2015-5134, CVE-2015-5539, CVE-2015-5540, CVE-2015-5541, CVE-2015-5544, CVE-2015-5545, CVE-2015-5546, CVE-2015-5547, CVE-2015-5548, CVE-2015-5549, CVE-2015-5550, CVE-2015-5551, CVE-2015-5552, CVE-2015-5553, CVE-2015-5554, CVE-2015-5555, CVE-2015-5556, CVE-2015-5557, CVE-2015-5558, CVE-2015-5559, CVE-2015-5561, CVE-2015-5562, CVE-2015-5563, CVE-2015-5564, CVE-2015-5565, CVE-2015-5566

BID: 75087, 76288, 76282, 76283, 76287, 76289, 76291

IAVA: 2015-A-0186