SuSE 11.3 Security Update : flash-player (SAT Patch Number 8922)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 72700


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


This update of Adobe Flash Player fixes the following issues :

- A stack overflow vulnerability that could have resulted in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0498)

- A memory leak vulnerability that could have been used to defeat memory address layout randomization.

- A double free vulnerability that could have resulted in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2014-0502)


Apply SAT patch number 8922.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 72700

File Name: suse_11_flash-player-140224.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/02/26

Modified: 2014/04/22

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, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:flash-player-gnome, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:flash-player-kde4, 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: 2014/02/24

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0498, CVE-2014-0499, CVE-2014-0502