SuSE 10 Security Update : flash-player (ZYPP Patch Number 7391)

High Nessus Plugin ID 52969


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


The Adobe Flash Player was updated to the, fixing several bugs and one security issue :

- This vulnerability (CVE-2011-0609) could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. There are reports that this vulnerability is being exploited in the wild in targeted attacks via a Flash (.swf) file embedded in a Microsoft Excel (.xls) file delivered as an email attachment.


Apply ZYPP patch number 7391.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 52969

File Name: suse_flash-player-7391.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/03/25

Modified: 2013/11/19

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/03/21

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player AVM Bytecode Verification Vulnerability)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0609