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Security Advisory Critical: flash-plugin security update

Advisory: RHSA-2013:0643-3
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Critical
Issued on: 2013-03-13
Last updated on: 2013-03-13
Affected Products: RHEL Supplementary EUS (v. 5.9.z server)
RHEL Supplementary Long Life (v. 5.9 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary AUS (v. 6.4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.4.z)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)
CVEs (cve.mitre.org): CVE-2013-0646
CVE-2013-0650
CVE-2013-1371
CVE-2013-1375

Details

An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes multiple 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.

The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash
Player web browser plug-in.

This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These
vulnerabilities are detailed in the Adobe Security bulletin APSB13-09,
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-2013-0646,
CVE-2013-0650, CVE-2013-1371, CVE-2013-1375)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.275.


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

Updated packages

RHEL Supplementary EUS (v. 5.9.z server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: 59f68c7cc1d6883d798d95deee131d7e
SHA-256: 0d45ba2e477551baa55dd686b249777c36c8527253b5d472d8d7c5b30e565dc4
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: 59f68c7cc1d6883d798d95deee131d7e
SHA-256: 0d45ba2e477551baa55dd686b249777c36c8527253b5d472d8d7c5b30e565dc4
 
RHEL Supplementary Long Life (v. 5.9 server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: 59f68c7cc1d6883d798d95deee131d7e
SHA-256: 0d45ba2e477551baa55dd686b249777c36c8527253b5d472d8d7c5b30e565dc4
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: 59f68c7cc1d6883d798d95deee131d7e
SHA-256: 0d45ba2e477551baa55dd686b249777c36c8527253b5d472d8d7c5b30e565dc4
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary AUS (v. 6.4)

x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.4.z)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-2.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 7d527d0849de0700dad0f19fb3b16550
SHA-256: 815b319fc13ddc489993f2483546b077008ae9b834e39848e20739182bb9241a
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

920854 - CVE-2013-0646 CVE-2013-0650 CVE-2013-1371 CVE-2013-1375 flash-plugin: multiple code execution flaws (APSB13-09)


References



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