openSUSE Security Update : flash-player (flash-player-1148)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted Flash (SWF) files can cause a buffer overflow in
flash-player. Attackers could potentially exploit that to execute
arbitrary code (CVE-2009-1862, CVE-2009-0901, CVE-2009-2395,
CVE-2009-2493, CVE-2009-1863, CVE-2009-1864, CVE-2009-1865,
CVE-2009-1866, CVE-2009-1867, CVE-2009-1868, CVE-2009-1869,
CVE-2009-1870).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=524508

Solution :

Update the affected flash-player package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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