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The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
Updated Macromedia Flash Player packages that fix a security issue are
This update has been rated as having critical security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla-compatible Macromedia
Flash Player browser plug-in.
A buffer overflow bug was discovered in the Macromedia Flash Player.
It may be possible to execute arbitrary code on a victim's machine if
the victim opens a malicious Macromedia Flash file. The Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures project assigned the name CVE-2005-2628
to this issue.
Users of Macromedia Flash Player should upgrade to these updated
packages, which contain version 7.0.61 and are not vulnerable to this
See also :
Update the affected flash-plugin package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 63830 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2005-2628CVE-2005-3591
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