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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
now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 and 4 Extras.
This update has been rated as having important security impact by the
Red Hat Security Response Team.
The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe
Flash Player web browser plug-in.
This update fixes a vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player. This
vulnerability is summarized on the Adobe Security Advisory APSB10-06
page listed in the References section. If a victim loaded a web page
containing specially crafted SWF content, it could cause Flash Player
to perform unauthorized cross-domain requests, leading to the
disclosure of sensitive data. (CVE-2010-0186)
All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package,
which upgrades Flash Player to version 9.0.262.0.
See also :
Update the affected flash-plugin package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 63918 ()
Bugtraq ID: 38198
CVE ID: CVE-2010-0186
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