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Security Advisory Critical: acroread security update

Advisory: RHSA-2013:0826-2
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Critical
Issued on: 2013-05-15
Last updated on: 2013-05-15
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-2013-2549
CVE-2013-2718
CVE-2013-2719
CVE-2013-2720
CVE-2013-2721
CVE-2013-2722
CVE-2013-2723
CVE-2013-2724
CVE-2013-2725
CVE-2013-2726
CVE-2013-2727
CVE-2013-2729
CVE-2013-2730
CVE-2013-2731
CVE-2013-2732
CVE-2013-2733
CVE-2013-2734
CVE-2013-2735
CVE-2013-2736
CVE-2013-2737
CVE-2013-3337
CVE-2013-3338
CVE-2013-3339
CVE-2013-3340
CVE-2013-3341
CVE-2013-3346

Details

Updated acroread packages that fix multiple security issues are 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.

Adobe Reader allows users to view and print documents in Portable Document
Format (PDF).

This update fixes multiple security flaws in Adobe Reader. These flaws are
detailed in the Adobe Security bulletin APSB13-15, listed in the References
section. A specially-crafted PDF file could cause Adobe Reader to crash or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code as the user running Adobe Reader when
opened. (CVE-2013-2549, CVE-2013-2718, CVE-2013-2719, CVE-2013-2720,
CVE-2013-2721, CVE-2013-2722, CVE-2013-2723, CVE-2013-2724, CVE-2013-2725,
CVE-2013-2726, CVE-2013-2727, CVE-2013-2729, CVE-2013-2730, CVE-2013-2731,
CVE-2013-2732, CVE-2013-2733, CVE-2013-2734, CVE-2013-2735, CVE-2013-2736,
CVE-2013-3337, CVE-2013-3338, CVE-2013-3339, CVE-2013-3340, CVE-2013-3341)

This update also fixes an information leak flaw in Adobe Reader.
(CVE-2013-2737)

All Adobe Reader users should install these updated packages. They contain
Adobe Reader version 9.5.5, which is not vulnerable to these issues. All
running instances of Adobe Reader must be restarted for the update to take
effect.


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:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el5_9.i386.rpm     MD5: 41f3395fbc4f0879e1ca58b61ad0106a
SHA-256: e245f6ad19e6038ccc7c42b6962cfed0a58b1e9a20e4c8ec89e6d90e373ff5c5
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el5_9.i386.rpm     MD5: 882e7e37f7f8150ab5e286f010b138f0
SHA-256: 907003916ff5031b1e3a5a6bb43c130ea63db1e81e1e983a7fe81a7f71c0afcc
 
x86_64:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el5_9.i386.rpm     MD5: 41f3395fbc4f0879e1ca58b61ad0106a
SHA-256: e245f6ad19e6038ccc7c42b6962cfed0a58b1e9a20e4c8ec89e6d90e373ff5c5
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el5_9.i386.rpm     MD5: 882e7e37f7f8150ab5e286f010b138f0
SHA-256: 907003916ff5031b1e3a5a6bb43c130ea63db1e81e1e983a7fe81a7f71c0afcc
 
RHEL Supplementary Long Life (v. 5.9 server)

IA-32:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el5_9.i386.rpm     MD5: 41f3395fbc4f0879e1ca58b61ad0106a
SHA-256: e245f6ad19e6038ccc7c42b6962cfed0a58b1e9a20e4c8ec89e6d90e373ff5c5
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el5_9.i386.rpm     MD5: 882e7e37f7f8150ab5e286f010b138f0
SHA-256: 907003916ff5031b1e3a5a6bb43c130ea63db1e81e1e983a7fe81a7f71c0afcc
 
x86_64:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el5_9.i386.rpm     MD5: 41f3395fbc4f0879e1ca58b61ad0106a
SHA-256: e245f6ad19e6038ccc7c42b6962cfed0a58b1e9a20e4c8ec89e6d90e373ff5c5
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el5_9.i386.rpm     MD5: 882e7e37f7f8150ab5e286f010b138f0
SHA-256: 907003916ff5031b1e3a5a6bb43c130ea63db1e81e1e983a7fe81a7f71c0afcc
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
x86_64:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
x86_64:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary AUS (v. 6.4)

x86_64:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.4.z)

IA-32:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
x86_64:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
x86_64:
acroread-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: c8d24986009cae8d4c4047094ce2ff22
SHA-256: 18803eaa7ff1a3ee6a4ed2e291e671916a01f95833ce459a006f73587560a202
acroread-plugin-9.5.5-1.el6_4.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1402
    MD5: 6a94fa5b378d502dd94c883583f3a06c
SHA-256: 3bcf05274427a08f60a3ccdbcd20fe27deb98f1541adb8383609d7bbe7540f3f
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

920180 - CVE-2013-2549 acroread: Unspecified vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code (CanSecWest 2013)
962931 - acroread: multiple code execution flaws (APSB13-15)
962940 - CVE-2013-2737 acroread: unspecified information leak issue (APSB13-15)


References

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2549.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2718.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2719.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2720.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2721.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2722.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2723.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2724.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2725.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2726.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2727.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2729.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2730.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2731.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2732.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2733.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2734.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2735.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2736.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-2737.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-3337.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-3338.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-3339.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-3340.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-3341.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2013-3346.html
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb13-15.html


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