openSUSE 10 Security Update : flash-player (flash-player-6022)

High Nessus Plugin ID 35747


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted swf files could cause a buffer overflow in flash-player. Attackers could potentially exploit that to execute code on the victim's machine (CVE-2009-0519, CVE-2009-0520, CVE-2009-0114, CVE-2009-0521).


Update the affected flash-player package.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 35747

File Name: suse_flash-player-6022.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/02/27

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:flash-player, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/02/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0114, CVE-2009-0519, CVE-2009-0520, CVE-2009-0521

CWE: 20, 119, 200