openSUSE 10 Security Update : flash-player (flash-player-3889)
High Nessus Plugin ID 27221
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
DescriptionThe Adobe Flash Player was updated to version 18.104.22.168 on SUSE Linux 10.0 and to version 22.214.171.124 on SUSE Linux 10.1 and openSUSE 10.2 to fix several security problems :
CVE-2007-3456: An input validation error has been identified in Flash Player 126.96.36.199 and earlier versions that could lead to the potential execution of arbitrary code. This vulnerability could be accessed through content delivered from a remote location via the user's web browser, email client, or other applications that include or reference the Flash Player.
CVE-2007-3457: An issue with insufficient validation of the HTTP Referer has been identified in Flash Player 188.8.131.52 and earlier. This issue does not affect Flash Player 9. This issue could potentially aid an attacker in executing a cross-site request forgery attack.
CVE-2007-2022: The Linux and Solaris updates for Flash Player 7 (184.108.40.206) address the issues with Flash Player and the Opera and Konqueror browsers described in Security Advisory APSA07-03. These issues do not impact Flash Player 9 on Linux or Solaris.
The affected webbrowsers Opera and konqueror have already been fixed independendly.
SolutionUpdate the affected flash-player package.