Vulnerability Note VU#110297
Flash Player information disclosure vulnerability
The Adobe Flash player contains an information disclosure vulnerability that affects the Konqueror and Opera web browsers.
Konqueror is the default web browser for the KDE desktop. Opera is a web browser that is available for Windows, Linux and BSD systems.
The Adobe Flash Player contains an information disclosure vulnerability. When using Konqueror or Opera with the Flash player plugin, keystrokes may be sent to the Flash Player applet instead of the web browser.
Note that only the Linux and BSD versions of the Opera browser are affected by this vulnerability.
An attacker may be able to capture private or sensitive information.
Adobe has released an update to address this issue. See Adobe Security Bulletin APSB07-12 for more details. Users who get Adobe Flash from their operating system vendor should see the systems affected section of this document.
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Adobe||Affected||11 Jul 2007||12 Jul 2007|
|Microsoft Corporation||Not Affected||11 Jul 2007||12 Jul 2007|
|Apple Computer, Inc.||Unknown||11 Jul 2007||11 Jul 2007|
Thanks to Adobe for information that was used in this report. Adobe credits Mark Hills for reporting this issue.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
12 Apr 2007
Date First Published:
12 Jul 2007
Date Last Updated:
16 Jul 2007
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