Red Hat: 2014:0137-01: flash-plugin: Critical Advisory

    Date04 Feb 2014
    CategoryRed Hat
    956
    Posted ByJoe Shakespeare
    An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes one security issue 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-2014:0137-01
    Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary
    Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2014-0137.html
    Issue date:        2014-02-05
    Updated on:        2014-02-04
    CVE Names:         CVE-2014-0497 
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    1. Summary:
    
    An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes one security issue 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 one vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player. This
    vulnerability is detailed in the Adobe Security bulletin APSB14-04,
    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-2014-0497)
    
    All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
    upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.336.
    
    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/site/articles/11258
    
    5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):
    
    1061469 - CVE-2014-0497 flash-plugin: integer underflow flaw leads to arbitrary code execution (APSB14-04)
    
    6. Package List:
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 5):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el5.i386.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el5.i386.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el5.i386.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el5.i386.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6):
    
    i386:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.el6.i686.rpm
    
    x86_64:
    flash-plugin-11.2.202.336-1.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-2014-0497.html
    https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
    http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-04.html
    
    8. Contact:
    
    The Red Hat security contact is .  More contact
    details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/
    
    Copyright 2014 Red Hat, Inc.
    
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