Executive Summary

Name CVE-2018-15983 First vendor Publication 2019-01-18
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2019-01-28

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Overall CVSS Score 7.8
Base Score 7.8 Environmental Score 7.8
impact SubScore 5.9 Temporal Score 7.8
Exploitabality Sub Score 1.8
Attack Vector Local Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High Availability Impact High
Calculate full CVSS 3.0 Vectors scores

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 6.8 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 8.6 Authentication None Required
Calculate full CVSS 2.0 Vectors scores


Flash Player versions and earlier, and and earlier have an insecure library loading (dll hijacking) vulnerability. Successful exploitation could lead to privilege escalation.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2018-15983

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-426 Untrusted Search Path

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 531

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2018-12-07 Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_49cbe200f92a11e8a89dd43d7ef03aa6.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-12-06 Name : The remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by mu...
File : flash_player_apsb18-42.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-12-06 Name : The remote macOS or Mac OSX host has a browser plugin installed that is affec...
File : macosx_flash_player_apsb18-42.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106108
CONFIRM https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb18-42.html

Alert History

If you want to see full details history, please login or register.
Date Informations
2020-05-23 02:12:02
  • Multiple Updates
2020-05-23 01:08:20
  • Multiple Updates
2019-01-28 17:19:01
  • Multiple Updates
2019-01-21 05:18:28
  • Multiple Updates
2019-01-18 21:19:22
  • First insertion