SuSE 11.3 Security Update : flash-player (SAT Patch Number 9704)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 77672
New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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


Adobe Flash Player has been updated to which fixes various security issues.

These updates :

- resolve a memory leakage vulnerability that could have been used to bypass memory address randomization.

- resolve a security bypass vulnerability. (CVE-2014-0554)

- resolve a use-after-free vulnerability that could have lead to code execution. (CVE-2014-0553)

- resolve memory corruption vulnerabilities that could have lead to code execution. (CVE-2014-0547 / CVE-2014-0549 / CVE-2014-0550 / CVE-2014-0551 / CVE-2014-0552 / CVE-2014-0555)

- resolve a vulnerability that could have been used to bypass the same origin policy. (CVE-2014-0548)

- resolve a heap buffer overflow vulnerability that could have lead to code execution (CVE-2014-0556 / CVE-2014-0559). More information can be found on sb14-21.html


Apply SAT patch number 9704.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 77672

File Name: suse_11_flash-player-140910.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/14/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: 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: 9/10/2014

Exploitable With


Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player copyPixelsToByteArray Method Integer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0547, CVE-2014-0548, CVE-2014-0549, CVE-2014-0550, CVE-2014-0551, CVE-2014-0552, CVE-2014-0553, CVE-2014-0554, CVE-2014-0555, CVE-2014-0556, CVE-2014-0557, CVE-2014-0559