GLSA-200610-02 : Adobe Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200610-02
(Adobe Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution)

The Adobe Flash Player contains multiple unspecified vulnerabilities.

Impact :

An attacker could entice a user to view a malicious Flash file and
execute arbitrary code with the rights of the user running the player.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb06-11.html
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200610-02.xml

Solution :

All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-plugins/adobe-flash-7.0.68'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22506 (gentoo_GLSA-200610-02.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3311
CVE-2006-3587
CVE-2006-3588