Gentoo: GLSA-201908-21: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date17 Aug 2019
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    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Flash Player, the worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201908-21
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: August 18, 2019
         Bugs: #683006, #687894
           ID: 201908-21
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Flash Player, the
    worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of 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    < 32.0.0.207 >= 32.0.0.207 
    
    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 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:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=www-plugins/adobe-flash-32.0.0.207"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [ 1 ] CVE-2019-7096
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7096
    [ 2 ] CVE-2019-7108
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7108
    [ 3 ] CVE-2019-7845
          https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7845
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201908-21
    
    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
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    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
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