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PostPosted: Tue Jan 26, 2016 9:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201601-03 ] Adobe Flash Player Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201601-03)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: January 26, 2016
Bug(s): #567838, #570040
ID: 201601-03

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: < 11.2.202.559
Unaffected: >= 11.2.202.559
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-11.2.202.559"
   


References

CVE-2015-8045
CVE-2015-8047
CVE-2015-8048
CVE-2015-8049
CVE-2015-8050
CVE-2015-8055
CVE-2015-8056
CVE-2015-8057
CVE-2015-8058
CVE-2015-8059
CVE-2015-8060
CVE-2015-8061
CVE-2015-8062
CVE-2015-8063
CVE-2015-8064
CVE-2015-8065
CVE-2015-8066
CVE-2015-8067
CVE-2015-8068
CVE-2015-8069
CVE-2015-8070
CVE-2015-8071
CVE-2015-8401
CVE-2015-8402
CVE-2015-8403
CVE-2015-8404
CVE-2015-8405
CVE-2015-8406
CVE-2015-8407
CVE-2015-8408
CVE-2015-8409
CVE-2015-8410
CVE-2015-8411
CVE-2015-8412
CVE-2015-8413
CVE-2015-8414
CVE-2015-8415
CVE-2015-8416
CVE-2015-8417
CVE-2015-8418
CVE-2015-8419
CVE-2015-8420
CVE-2015-8421
CVE-2015-8422
CVE-2015-8423
CVE-2015-8424
CVE-2015-8425
CVE-2015-8426
CVE-2015-8427
CVE-2015-8428
CVE-2015-8429
CVE-2015-8430
CVE-2015-8431
CVE-2015-8432
CVE-2015-8433
CVE-2015-8434
CVE-2015-8435
CVE-2015-8436
CVE-2015-8437
CVE-2015-8438
CVE-2015-8439
CVE-2015-8440
CVE-2015-8441
CVE-2015-8442
CVE-2015-8443
CVE-2015-8443
CVE-2015-8445
CVE-2015-8446
CVE-2015-8447
CVE-2015-8448
CVE-2015-8449
CVE-2015-8450
CVE-2015-8451
CVE-2015-8452
CVE-2015-8453
CVE-2015-8454
CVE-2015-8455
CVE-2015-8459
CVE-2015-8460
CVE-2015-8635
CVE-2015-8636
CVE-2015-8638
CVE-2015-8639
CVE-2015-8640
CVE-2015-8641
CVE-2015-8642
CVE-2015-8643
CVE-2015-8644
CVE-2015-8645
CVE-2015-8646
CVE-2015-8647
CVE-2015-8648
CVE-2015-8649
CVE-2015-8650
CVE-2015-8651
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