Red Hat: 2013:0254-01: flash-plugin: Critical Advisory

    Date13 Feb 2013
    CategoryRed Hat
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    Posted ByJoe Shakespeare
    An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes several security issues is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 Supplementary. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having critical [More...]
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                       Red Hat Security Advisory
    
    Synopsis:          Critical: flash-plugin security update
    Advisory ID:       RHSA-2013:0254-01
    Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras
    Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0254.html
    Issue date:        2013-02-13
    CVE Names:         CVE-2013-0637 CVE-2013-0638 CVE-2013-0639 
                       CVE-2013-0642 CVE-2013-0644 CVE-2013-0645 
                       CVE-2013-0647 CVE-2013-0649 CVE-2013-1365 
                       CVE-2013-1366 CVE-2013-1367 CVE-2013-1368 
                       CVE-2013-1369 CVE-2013-1370 CVE-2013-1372 
                       CVE-2013-1373 CVE-2013-1374 
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    1. Summary:
    
    An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes several security issues is
    now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 Supplementary.
    
    The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this update as having critical
    security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores,
    which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability
    from the CVE links in the References section.
    
    2. Relevant releases/architectures:
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 5) - i386, x86_64
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) - i386, x86_64
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
    
    3. Description:
    
    The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash
    Player web browser plug-in.
    
    This update fixes several vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These
    vulnerabilities are detailed in the Adobe Security bulletin APSB13-05,
    listed in the References section. Specially-crafted SWF content could cause
    flash-plugin to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code when a victim
    loads a page containing the malicious SWF content. (CVE-2013-0638,
    CVE-2013-0639, CVE-2013-0642, CVE-2013-0644, CVE-2013-0645, CVE-2013-0647,
    CVE-2013-0649, CVE-2013-1365, CVE-2013-1366, CVE-2013-1367, CVE-2013-1368,
    CVE-2013-1369, CVE-2013-1370, CVE-2013-1372, CVE-2013-1373, CVE-2013-1374)
    
    A flaw in flash-plugin could allow an attacker to obtain sensitive
    information if a victim were tricked into visiting a specially-crafted web
    page. (CVE-2013-0637)
    
    All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
    upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.270.
    
    4. Solution:
    
    Before applying this update, make sure all previously-released errata
    relevant to your system have been applied.
    
    This update is available via the Red Hat Network. Details on how to
    use the Red Hat Network to apply this update are available at
    https://access.redhat.com/knowledge/articles/11258
    
    5. Bugs fixed (http://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
    
    910570 - flash-plugin: multiple code execution flaws (APSB13-05)
    910571 - CVE-2013-0637 flash-plugin: information disclosure flaw (APSB13-05)
    
    6. Package List:
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 5):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el5.i386.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el5.i386.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el5.i386.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el5.i386.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.270-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
    details on how to verify the signature are available from
    https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/#package
    
    7. References:
    
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0637.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0638.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0639.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0642.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0644.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0645.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0647.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-0649.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1365.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1366.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1367.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1368.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1369.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1370.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1372.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1373.html
    https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-1374.html
    https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
    http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb13-05.html
    
    8. Contact:
    
    The Red Hat security contact is .  More contact
    details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
    
    Copyright 2013 Red Hat, Inc.
    
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