openSUSE 10 Security Update : flash-player (flash-player-2359)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27220


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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

CVE-2006-5330: CRLF injection vulnerability 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. NOTE: the flexibility of the attack varies depending on the type of web browser being used.


Update the affected flash-player package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27220

File Name: suse_flash-player-2359.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:flash-player, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2006/12/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-5330

CWE: 79