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PostPosted: Tue Aug 13, 2002 4:32 am    Post subject: [gentoo-announce] GLSA: netscape-flash Reply with quote

Seemant Kulleen wrote:
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GLSA: GENTOO LINUX SECURITY ANNOUNCEMENT
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PACKAGE : net-www/netscape-flash
VERSION : 5.0.48
SUMMARY : security vulnerability
DATE : Mon Aug 12 18:52:32 UTC 2002
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OVERVIEW

A security hole exists that can allow an attacker to execute code of their
choice.

DETAIL

The full advisory may be found here:

http://freshmeat.net/releases/93730/

SOLUTION

It is recommended that all Gentoo Linux users who are running
net-www/netscape-flash-5.0.48 and earlier update their systems as follows.


emerge rsync
emerge netscape-flash
emerge clean

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Gentoo Linux http://www.gentoo.org/~seemant

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