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RHSA-2006:0674: flash-plugin security update

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RHSA-2006:0674: flash-plugin security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/12/2006
Created
07/25/2018
Added
03/28/2008
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes security issues is now available. This update has been rated as having critical security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.

The flash-plugin package contains a Firefox-compatible Adobe Flash Player browser plug-in. Security issues were discovered in the Adobe Flash Player. It may be possible to execute arbitrary code on a victim's machine if the victim opens a malicious Adobe Flash file. (CVE-2006-3311, CVE-2006-3587, CVE-2006-3588) Users of Adobe Flash Player should upgrade to this updated package, which contains version 7.0.68 and is not vulnerable to this issue. Red Hat would like to thank Adobe for notifying us of these issues.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-flash-plugin

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