SuSE 11 / 11.1 Security Update : flash-player (SAT Patch Numbers 2539 / 2541)

high Nessus Plugin ID 50901


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The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This update fixes multiple critical security vulnerabilities which allow an attacker to remotely execute arbitrary code or to cause a denial of service. The following CVE numbers have been assigned :

- CVE-2008-4546

- CVE-2009-3793

- CVE-2010-1297

- CVE-2010-2160

- CVE-2010-2161

- CVE-2010-2162

- CVE-2010-2163

- CVE-2010-2164

- CVE-2010-2165

- CVE-2010-2166

- CVE-2010-2167

- CVE-2010-2169

- CVE-2010-2170

- CVE-2010-2171

- CVE-2010-2172

- CVE-2010-2173

- CVE-2010-2174

- CVE-2010-2175

- CVE-2010-2176

- CVE-2010-2177

- CVE-2010-2178

- CVE-2010-2179

- CVE-2010-2180

- CVE-2010-2181

- CVE-2010-2182

- CVE-2010-2183

- CVE-2010-2184

- CVE-2010-2185

- CVE-2010-2186

- CVE-2010-2187

- CVE-2010-2188

- CVE-2010-2189


Apply SAT patch number 2539 / 2541 as appropriate.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50901

File Name: suse_11_flash-player-100611.nasl

Version: 1.34

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/2/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:flash-player, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 6/11/2010

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player "newfunction" Invalid Pointer Use)

ExploitHub (EH-11-164)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-4546, CVE-2009-3793, CVE-2010-1297, CVE-2010-2160, CVE-2010-2161, CVE-2010-2162, CVE-2010-2163, CVE-2010-2164, CVE-2010-2165, CVE-2010-2166, CVE-2010-2167, CVE-2010-2169, CVE-2010-2170, CVE-2010-2171, CVE-2010-2172, CVE-2010-2173, CVE-2010-2174, CVE-2010-2175, CVE-2010-2176, CVE-2010-2177, CVE-2010-2178, CVE-2010-2179, CVE-2010-2180, CVE-2010-2181, CVE-2010-2182, CVE-2010-2183, CVE-2010-2184, CVE-2010-2185, CVE-2010-2186, CVE-2010-2187, CVE-2010-2188, CVE-2010-2189

CWE: 399