I recently read that the Flash plugin ignores the Content-Type header in certain circumstances. In particular, you can give Flash a URL, and the Flash plugin will happily fetch the content at that ...
I've seen many people saying how some sites can infect your computer without actually clicking anything. They said that it was a "Flash Drive By" and it would use flash to download a file of any kind. ...
I found this - can anyone provide me examples of how these issues are exploited?
I am performing a penetration test against a website that uses Flash heavily. What tools can I use to examine the SWF file for vulnerabilities? From the Area51 proposal.
Ubuntu Linux makes it easy to install Flash as soon as you encounter it. Just like Firefox on Windows really! Installing it on Ubuntu even provides security updates through the standard OS method. ...