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PostPosted: Fri Sep 25, 2015 8:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201509-07 ] Adobe Flash Player Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201509-07)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: September 25, 2015
Bug(s): #561076
ID: 201509-07

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: < 11.2.202.521
Unaffected: >= 11.2.202.521
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-11.2.202.521"
   


References

CVE-2015-5567
CVE-2015-5568
CVE-2015-5570
CVE-2015-5571
CVE-2015-5572
CVE-2015-5573
CVE-2015-5574
CVE-2015-5575
CVE-2015-5576
CVE-2015-5577
CVE-2015-5578
CVE-2015-5579
CVE-2015-5580
CVE-2015-5581
CVE-2015-5582
CVE-2015-5584
CVE-2015-5587
CVE-2015-5588
CVE-2015-6676
CVE-2015-6677
CVE-2015-6678
CVE-2015-6679
CVE-2015-6680
CVE-2015-6681
CVE-2015-6682
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