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|Posted: Sun Sep 24, 2017 5:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201709-16 ] Adobe Flash Player
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201709-16)
Bug(s): #627336, #630964
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Flash Player, the
worst of which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
The Adobe Flash Player is a renderer for the SWF file format, which is
commonly used to provide interactive websites.
Vulnerable: < 126.96.36.199-r1
Unaffected: >= 188.8.131.52-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Flash Player.
Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or bypass security restrictions.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose