This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes one security issue is
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 Supplementary.
The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having
critical security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS)
base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from
the CVE link in the References section.
The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe
Flash Player web browser plug-in.
This update fixes one vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player. This
vulnerability is detailed on the Adobe security page APSB11-07, listed
in the References section. Specially-crafted SWF content could cause
flash-plugin to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code.
All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package,
which upgrades Flash Player to version 10.2.159.1.
See also :
Update the affected flash-plugin package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 53482 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2011-0611