SuSE 10 Security Update : RealPlayer (ZYPP Patch Number 6266)

High Nessus Plugin ID 51688


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


RealPlayer 10 is vulnerable to a critical security problem in the flash plugin (CVE-2007-5400). Real does not provide updated binaries of RealPlayer 10 and SUSE is not allowed to ship RealPlayer 11.
Therefore this update disables the flash plugin by setting restrictive file system permissions.


Apply ZYPP patch number 6266.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 51688

File Name: suse_RealPlayer-6266.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/01/27

Modified: 2012/06/14

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/05/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5400

CWE: 119