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[GLSA-200610-02] Adobe Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Adobe Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200610-02
(Adobe Flash Player: Arbitrary code execution)
The Adobe Flash Player contains multiple unspecified vulnerabilities.
A possible hacker could entice a user to view a malicious Flash file and
execute arbitrary code with the rights of the user running the player.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-www/netscape-flash-7.0.68"
Threat Level: Medium
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