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Security update for flash-player


(Last modified: 09APR2008)

solutions Security update for flash-player SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (bf0bfd1ab7b4dfb4cb1cd0bf88a5fb58)

Applies to

Package: flash-player
Product(s): Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86
Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64
Patch: patch-12136
Release: 20080409
Obsoletes: da23b892b7b8f9906bc126fad5902356


Everyone using flash-player should update.



Problem description

This flash player update to version fixes several security
problems. In the worst case an attacker could potentially have flash-player
execute arbitrary code via specially crafted files. (CVE-2007-5275,
CVE-2007-6243, CVE-2007-6637, CVE-2007-6019, CVE-2007-0071, CVE-2008-1655,


Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh flash-player.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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