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

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 77672


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: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/09/14

Modified: 2016/12/21

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: 2014/09/10

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