SuSE 11.1 Security Update : flash-player (SAT Patch Number 4715)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 55162


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


A critical vulnerability has been identified in Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris, and Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Android. This memory corruption vulnerability (CVE-2011-2110) 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 malicious Web pages.


Apply SAT patch number 4715.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 55162

File Name: suse_11_flash-player-110615.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2011/06/16

Modified: 2013/11/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/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: 2011/06/15

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player AVM Verification Logic Array Indexing Code Execution)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2110