SuSE 10 Security Update : flash-player (ZYPP Patch Number 3890)
High Nessus Plugin ID 29434
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThe Adobe Flash Player was updated to version 188.8.131.52 for Novell Linux Desktop 9 and to version 184.108.40.206 on SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 to fix several security problems :
- An input validation error has been identified in Flash Player 220.127.116.11 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-2007-3456)
- An issue with insufficient validation of the HTTP Referer has been identified in Flash Player 18.104.22.168 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-2007-3457)
- The Linux and Solaris updates for Flash Player 7 (22.214.171.124) 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. (CVE-2007-2022)
The affected webbrowsers Opera and konqueror have already been fixed independendly.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 3890.