FreeBSD : linux-flashplugin -- remote code execution (8a34d9e6-c662-11df-b2e1-001b2134ef46)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team reports :

A critical vulnerability exists in Adobe Flash Player and
earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux, Solaris, and Adobe
Flash Player for Android. This vulnerability also affects
Adobe Reader 9.3.4 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and
UNIX, and Adobe Acrobat 9.3.4 and earlier versions for Windows and
Macintosh. This vulnerability (CVE-2010-2884) could cause a crash and
potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.
There are reports that this vulnerability is being actively exploited
in the wild against Adobe Flash Player on Windows. Adobe is not aware
of any attacks exploiting this vulnerability against Adobe Reader or
Acrobat to date.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49652 (freebsd_pkg_8a34d9e6c66211dfb2e1001b2134ef46.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2884

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