FreeBSD : linux-flashplugin -- multiple vulnerabilities (d226626c-857f-11e0-95cc-001b2134ef46)

High Nessus Plugin ID 54624


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team reports :

Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions (Adobe Flash Player and earlier for Chrome users) for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris, and Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Android.
These vulnerabilities could cause the application to crash and could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.
There are reports of malware attempting to exploit one of the vulnerabilities, CVE-2011-0627, in the wild via a Flash (.swf) file embedded in a Microsoft Word (.doc) or Microsoft Excel (.xls) file delivered as an email attachment targeting the Windows platform.
However, to date, Adobe has not obtained a sample that successfully completes an attack.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 54624

File Name: freebsd_pkg_d226626c857f11e095cc001b2134ef46.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/05/24

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: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-f10-flashplugin, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:linux-flashplugin, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/05/23

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-0579, CVE-2011-0618, CVE-2011-0619, CVE-2011-0620, CVE-2011-0621, CVE-2011-0622, CVE-2011-0623, CVE-2011-0624, CVE-2011-0625, CVE-2011-0626, CVE-2011-0627