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

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

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 :

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

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

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

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3311