exploit the possibilities
Home Files News &[SERVICES_TAB]About Contact Add New

Red Hat Security Advisory 2017-0275-01

Red Hat Security Advisory 2017-0275-01
Posted Feb 15, 2017
Authored by Red Hat | Site access.redhat.com

Red Hat Security Advisory 2017-0275-01 - The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash Player web browser plug-in. This update upgrades Flash Player to version 24.0.0.221. Security Fix: This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These vulnerabilities, detailed in the Adobe Security Bulletin listed in the References section, could allow an attacker to create a specially crafted SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash, execute arbitrary code, or disclose sensitive information when the victim loaded a page containing the malicious SWF content.

tags | advisory, web, arbitrary, vulnerability
systems | linux, redhat
advisories | CVE-2017-2982, CVE-2017-2984, CVE-2017-2985, CVE-2017-2986, CVE-2017-2987, CVE-2017-2988, CVE-2017-2990, CVE-2017-2991, CVE-2017-2992, CVE-2017-2993, CVE-2017-2994, CVE-2017-2995, CVE-2017-2996
SHA-256 | df4c6d6d122373926d9c58ca23abee2e6553b7bbd2d6c7355aab32acb9b7e74b

Red Hat Security Advisory 2017-0275-01

Change Mirror Download

-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

=====================================================================
Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis: Critical: flash-plugin security update
Advisory ID: RHSA-2017:0275-01
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary
Advisory URL: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0275.html
Issue date: 2017-02-15
CVE Names: CVE-2017-2982 CVE-2017-2984 CVE-2017-2985
CVE-2017-2986 CVE-2017-2987 CVE-2017-2988
CVE-2017-2990 CVE-2017-2991 CVE-2017-2992
CVE-2017-2993 CVE-2017-2994 CVE-2017-2995
CVE-2017-2996
=====================================================================

1. Summary:

An update for flash-plugin is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Supplementary.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
the CVE link(s) in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6) - 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 upgrades Flash Player to version 24.0.0.221.

Security Fix(es):

* This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These
vulnerabilities, detailed in the Adobe Security Bulletin listed in the
References section, could allow an attacker to create a specially crafted
SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash, execute arbitrary code, or
disclose sensitive information when the victim loaded a page containing the
malicious SWF content. (CVE-2017-2982, CVE-2017-2984, CVE-2017-2985,
CVE-2017-2986, CVE-2017-2987, CVE-2017-2988, CVE-2017-2990, CVE-2017-2991,
CVE-2017-2992, CVE-2017-2993, CVE-2017-2994, CVE-2017-2995, CVE-2017-2996)

4. Solution:

For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:

https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1422237 - CVE-2017-2982 CVE-2017-2984 CVE-2017-2985 CVE-2017-2986 CVE-2017-2987 CVE-2017-2988 CVE-2017-2990 CVE-2017-2991 CVE-2017-2992 CVE-2017-2993 CVE-2017-2994 CVE-2017-2995 CVE-2017-2996 flash-plugin: multiple code execution issues fixed in APSB17-04

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

x86_64:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

x86_64:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

x86_64:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.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/

7. References:

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2982
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2984
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2985
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2986
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2987
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2988
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2990
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2991
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2992
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2993
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2994
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2995
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2996
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb17-04.html

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert@redhat.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2017 Red Hat, Inc.
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1

iD8DBQFYpEauXlSAg2UNWIIRAiyWAJ0Z26ndEXRM2gwUZTsRGbU8ephOQwCgs5Rl
3BMU483nA2gSfsBDrJ8Df34=
=eakx
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----


--
RHSA-announce mailing list
RHSA-announce@redhat.com
https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/rhsa-announce
Login or Register to add favorites

File Archive:

February 2024

  • Su
  • Mo
  • Tu
  • We
  • Th
  • Fr
  • Sa
  • 1
    Feb 1st
    16 Files
  • 2
    Feb 2nd
    19 Files
  • 3
    Feb 3rd
    0 Files
  • 4
    Feb 4th
    0 Files
  • 5
    Feb 5th
    24 Files
  • 6
    Feb 6th
    2 Files
  • 7
    Feb 7th
    10 Files
  • 8
    Feb 8th
    25 Files
  • 9
    Feb 9th
    37 Files
  • 10
    Feb 10th
    0 Files
  • 11
    Feb 11th
    0 Files
  • 12
    Feb 12th
    17 Files
  • 13
    Feb 13th
    20 Files
  • 14
    Feb 14th
    25 Files
  • 15
    Feb 15th
    15 Files
  • 16
    Feb 16th
    6 Files
  • 17
    Feb 17th
    0 Files
  • 18
    Feb 18th
    0 Files
  • 19
    Feb 19th
    35 Files
  • 20
    Feb 20th
    25 Files
  • 21
    Feb 21st
    18 Files
  • 22
    Feb 22nd
    15 Files
  • 23
    Feb 23rd
    0 Files
  • 24
    Feb 24th
    10 Files
  • 25
    Feb 25th
    0 Files
  • 26
    Feb 26th
    0 Files
  • 27
    Feb 27th
    0 Files
  • 28
    Feb 28th
    0 Files
  • 29
    Feb 29th
    0 Files

Top Authors In Last 30 Days

File Tags

Systems

packet storm

© 2022 Packet Storm. All rights reserved.

Services
Security Services
Hosting By
Rokasec
close