SUSE-SA:2006:077: flash-player

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:077 (flash-player).


This security update brings the Adobe Flash Player to version 7.0.69.
The update fixes the following security problem:

CVE-2006-5330: CRLF injection vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player
allows remote attackers to modify HTTP headers of client requests
and conduct HTTP Request Splitting attacks via CRLF sequences in
arguments to the ActionScript functions (1) XML.addRequestHeader and
(2) XML.contentType.

The flexibility of the attack varies depending on the type of web
browser being used.

Solution :

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_77_flashplayer.html

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24452 ()

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