openSUSE Security Update : flash-player (openSUSE-2016-1239)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 94423


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for Adobe Flash Player to fixes the following vulnerability :

- CVE-2016-7855: use-after-free vulnerability (APSB16-36, boo#1007098)


Update the affected flash-player packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 94423

File Name: openSUSE-2016-1239.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/10/31

Modified: 2016/12/07

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

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


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:flash-player, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:flash-player-gnome, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:flash-player-kde4, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7855