SuSE 10 Security Update : flash-player (ZYPP Patch Number 2969)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 59118
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionThis security update brings the Adobe Flash Player to version 7.0.69.
It fixes the following security problem :
- CRLF injection vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player allows remote attackers to modify HTTP headers of client requests and conduct HTTP Request Splitting attacks via CRLF sequences in arguments to the ActionScript functions (1) XML.addRequestHeader and (2) XML.contentType. (CVE-2006-5330)
Note: the flexibility of the attack varies depending on the type of web browser being used.
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 2969.