13 April 2007
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2007.0243 -- [Linux][FreeBSD][Solaris] Opera update available for vulnerability with Adobe Flash Player and Opera browser on Linux and Solaris 13 April 2007 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: Opera 9.10 and prior with Adobe Flash plugin Publisher: Adobe Operating System: Linux variants FreeBSD Solaris Impact: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands Access: Remote/Unauthenticated Original Bulletin: http://www.opera.com/support/search/view/858/ http://www.adobe.com/support/security/advisories/apsa07-03.html - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Opera update available for vulnerability with Adobe Flash Player and Opera browser on Linux and Solaris Release date: April 11, 2007 Vulnerability identifier: APSA07-03 Platform: Linux and Solaris Summary: Adobe is aware of recently published Opera security advisory reporting an issue with Flash Player and the Opera browser on the Linux and Solaris platforms. Affected Software Versions: Adobe Flash Player 9.x, and 7.x on Linux and Solaris when used with Opera. Solution: Adobe is aware of recently published Opera security advisory reporting an issue with Flash Player and the Opera browser on the Linux and Solaris platforms. Flash Player 9 users of Opera on Linux and Solaris should update to Opera 9.2 to address this vulnerability. http://www.opera.com/download/ Flash Player 7 users of Opera should update to Opera 9.2 and Flash Player 9 to address this vulnerability. http://www.adobe.com/go/getflashplayer Adobe is working to address the issue in Flash Player 7 for Linux and Solaris. Further details will be published on the Adobe Security Bulletin page at http://www.adobe.com/support/security. Additionally, all documented security vulnerabilities and their solutions are distributed through the Adobe security notification service. You can sign up for the service at the following URL: http://www.adobe.com/cfusion/entitlement/index.cfm?e=szalert. Severity Rating: Adobe categorizes this as an important issue. Acknowledgment: Adobe would like to thank Mark Hills for reporting these vulnerabilities and for working with Opera to help protect our mutual customers' security. - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to email@example.com and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. NOTE: Third Party Rights This security bulletin is provided as a service to AusCERT's members. 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