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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: June 13, 2018
     Bugs: #656230, #657564
       ID: 201806-02

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

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

Affected packages
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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  www-plugins/adobe-flash    < 30.0.0.113            >= 30.0.0.113 

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

Impact
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A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or obtain sensitive information.

Workaround
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There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
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All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=www-plugins/adobe-flash-30.0.0.113"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2018-4944
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4944
[ 2 ] CVE-2018-4945
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4945
[ 3 ] CVE-2018-5000
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5000
[ 4 ] CVE-2018-5001
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5001
[ 5 ] CVE-2018-5002
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5002

Availability
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This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201806-02

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2018 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201806-02: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities

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

Summary

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

Resolution

All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=www-plugins/adobe-flash-30.0.0.113"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2018-4944 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4944 [ 2 ] CVE-2018-4945 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-4945 [ 3 ] CVE-2018-5000 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5000 [ 4 ] CVE-2018-5001 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5001 [ 5 ] CVE-2018-5002 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5002

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201806-02

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: June 13, 2018
Bugs: #656230, #657564
ID: 201806-02

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 / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 www-plugins/adobe-flash < 30.0.0.113 >= 30.0.0.113

Impact

===== A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or obtain sensitive information.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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