SUSE-SA:2006:077: flash-player

High Nessus Plugin ID 24452


The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch


The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:077 (flash-player).

This security update brings the Adobe Flash Player to version 7.0.69.
The update fixes the following security problem:

CVE-2006-5330: CRLF injection vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player allows remote attackers to modify HTTP headers of client requests and conduct HTTP Request Splitting attacks via CRLF sequences in arguments to the ActionScript functions (1) XML.addRequestHeader and (2) XML.contentType.

The flexibility of the attack varies depending on the type of web browser being used.


Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24452

File Name: suse_SA_2006_077.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/02/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: Host/SuSE/rpm-list