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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 in the Adobe Security Bulletin APSB14-13,
listed in the References section.
A flaw was found in the way flash-plugin displayed certain SWF
content. An attacker could use this flaw to create a specially crafted
SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash or, potentially,
execute arbitrary code when the victim loaded a page containing the
malicious SWF content. (CVE-2014-0515)
All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package,
which upgrades Flash Player to version 188.8.131.526.
See also :
Update the affected flash-plugin package.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 73780 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2014-0515