FreeBSD : linux-flashplugin -- multiple vulnerabilities (53e531a7-e559-11e0-b481-001b2134ef46)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team reports :

Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and
Solaris, and Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for
Android. These vulnerabilities could cause a crash and potentially
allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

There are reports that one of these vulnerabilities (CVE-2011-2444) is
being exploited in the wild in active targeted attacks designed to
trick the user into clicking on a malicious link delivered in an email
message. This universal cross-site scripting issue could be used to
take actions on a user's behalf on any website or webmail provider if
the user visits a malicious website.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56277 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2426

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