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PostPosted: Sat Aug 15, 2015 5:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201508-01 ] Adobe Flash Player Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201508-01)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: August 15, 2015
Bug(s): #554882, #557342
ID: 201508-01

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Flash Player, the
worst of which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.


Background

The Adobe Flash Player is a renderer for the SWF file format, which is
commonly used to provide interactive websites.


Affected Packages

Package: www-plugins/adobe-flash
Vulnerable: < 11.2.202.508
Unaffected: >= 11.2.202.508
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Flash Player.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain
sensitive information, or bypass security restrictions.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
      ">=www-plugins/adobe-flash-11.2.202.508"
   


References

CVE-2015-3107
CVE-2015-5122
CVE-2015-5123
CVE-2015-5124
CVE-2015-5125
CVE-2015-5127
CVE-2015-5129
CVE-2015-5130
CVE-2015-5131
CVE-2015-5132
CVE-2015-5133
CVE-2015-5134
CVE-2015-5539
CVE-2015-5540
CVE-2015-5541
CVE-2015-5544
CVE-2015-5545
CVE-2015-5546
CVE-2015-5547
CVE-2015-5548
CVE-2015-5549
CVE-2015-5550
CVE-2015-5551
CVE-2015-5552
CVE-2015-5553
CVE-2015-5554
CVE-2015-5555
CVE-2015-5556
CVE-2015-5557
CVE-2015-5558
CVE-2015-5559
CVE-2015-5560
CVE-2015-5561
CVE-2015-5562
CVE-2015-5563
CVE-2015-5564
CVE-2015-5965
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