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Adobe Flash Player - Security bulletin

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by hewee, Jul 11, 2007.

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  1. hewee

    hewee Thread Starter

    Oct 26, 2001
    Adobe Flash Player


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    Adobe categorizes this as a critical issue and recommends affected users upgrade to version

    An input validation error has been identified in Flash Player and earlier versions that could lead to the potential execution of arbitrary code. This vulnerability could be accessed through content delivered from a remote location via the user’s web browser, email client, or other applications that include or reference the Flash Player. (CVE-2007-3456)

    An issue with insufficient validation of the HTTP Referer has been identified in Flash Player and earlier. This issue does not affect Flash Player 9. This issue could potentially aid an attacker in executing a cross-site request forgery attack. (CVE-2007-3457)

    The Linux and Solaris updates for Flash Player 7 ( address the issues with Flash Player and the Opera and Konqueror browsers described in Security Advisory APSA07-03. These issues do not impact Flash Player 9 on Linux or Solaris. (CVE-2007-2022)

    See links here to download and test your version.

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