GLSA-200603-20 : Macromedia Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21127
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200603-20 (Macromedia Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution)
The Macromedia Flash Player contains multiple unspecified vulnerabilities.
An attacker serving a maliciously crafted SWF file could entice a user to view the SWF file and execute arbitrary code on the user's machine.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Macromedia Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-plugins/adobe-flash-7.0.63'