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The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes a security issue is
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
The flash-plugin package contains a Firefox-compatible Adobe Flash
Player browser plug-in.
A flaw was found in the way the Adobe Flash Player generates HTTP
requests. It was possible for a malicious Adobe Flash file to modify
the HTTP header of the client request, which could be leveraged to
exploit certain HTTP proxy and web server flaws. (CVE-2006-5330)
Users of Adobe Flash Player should upgrade to this updated package,
which contains version 7.0.69 and is not vulnerable to this issue.
See also :
Update the affected flash-plugin package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 63834 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-5330