openSUSE Security Update : flash-player (openSUSE-SU-2012:0265-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

flash-player was updated to the security update to

It fixes lots of security issues, some already exploited in the wild.

Details can be found on: tml

These vulnerabilities could cause a crash and potentially allow an
attacker to take control of the affected system. This update also
resolves a universal cross-site scripting vulnerability that could be
used to take actions on a user's behalf on any website or webmail
provider, if the user visits a malicious website. There are reports
that this vulnerability (CVE-2012-0767) 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 (Internet Explorer on
Windows only).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected flash-player package.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75841 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0751

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