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[GLSA-200603-20] Macromedia Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Macromedia Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200603-20
(Macromedia Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution)
The Macromedia Flash Player contains multiple unspecified
A possible hacker serving a maliciously crafted SWF file could entice a
user to view the SWF file and execute arbitrary code on the user's
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Macromedia Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-www/netscape-flash-7.0.63"
Threat Level: Medium
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