SuSE 10 Security Update : flash-player (ZYPP Patch Number 2969)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 59118


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


This 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.


Apply ZYPP patch number 2969.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 59118

File Name: suse_flash-player-2969.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/05/17

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

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: 2007/02/17

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-5330

CWE: 79