openSUSE Security Update : flash-player (flash-player-1970)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 44636

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

Insufficient checks in flash-player allowed malicious flash applets to create illegal cross-domain requests (CVE-2010-0186). The update also fixes a denial of service condition (CVE-2010-0187).

Solution

Update the affected flash-player package.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=578997

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44636

File Name: suse_11_0_flash-player-100214.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/17/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:flash-player, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2/14/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0186, CVE-2010-0187

CWE: 94