FreeBSD : linux-flashplugin -- multiple vulnerabilities (562cf6c4-b9f1-11dc-a302-000102cc8983)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 29849


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Adobe Security bulletin :

Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Flash Player that could allow an attacker who successfully exploits these potential vulnerabilities to take control of the affected system. A malicious SWF must be loaded in Flash Player by the user for an attacker to exploit these potential vulnerabilities. Users are recommended to update to the most current version of Flash Player available for their platform.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 29849

File Name: freebsd_pkg_562cf6c4b9f111dca302000102cc8983.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: local

Published: 2008/01/04

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-flashplugin, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2008/01/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/12/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4324, CVE-2007-4768, CVE-2007-5275, CVE-2007-5476, CVE-2007-6242, CVE-2007-6243, CVE-2007-6244, CVE-2007-6245, CVE-2007-6246

Secunia: 28161

CWE: 20, 79, 119, 264