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|Posted: Thu Feb 06, 2014 12:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201402-06 ] Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilit
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201402-06)
Date: February 06, 2014
Bug(s): #491148, #493894, #498170, #500313
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Flash Player, the
worst of which could result in execution of arbitrary code.
The Adobe Flash Player is a renderer for the SWF file format, which is
commonly used to provide interactive websites.
Vulnerable: < 188.8.131.526
Unaffected: >= 184.108.40.2066
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Flash
Player. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted SWF
file using Adobe Flash Player, possibly resulting in execution of
arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service
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