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Security Advisory Critical: flash-plugin security update

Advisory: RHSA-2013:1256-2
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Critical
Issued on: 2013-09-11
Last updated on: 2013-09-11
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-2013-3361
CVE-2013-3362
CVE-2013-3363
CVE-2013-5324

Details

An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes four 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. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score,
which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the CVE link in
the References section.

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

This update fixes four vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These
vulnerabilities are detailed in the Adobe Security bulletin APSB13-21,
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-2013-3361,
CVE-2013-3362, CVE-2013-3363, CVE-2013-5324)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.310.


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

Updated packages

RHEL Supplementary EUS (v. 5.9.z server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el5.i386.rpm     MD5: 868f40207b0f1e3404b4ff2c631aabc2
SHA-256: b8a4162c90cadcf5f4687e732b0aaa879cc0aa9afec39642b37ede315cddc3e8
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el5.i386.rpm     MD5: 868f40207b0f1e3404b4ff2c631aabc2
SHA-256: b8a4162c90cadcf5f4687e732b0aaa879cc0aa9afec39642b37ede315cddc3e8
 
RHEL Supplementary Long Life (v. 5.9 server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el5.i386.rpm     MD5: 868f40207b0f1e3404b4ff2c631aabc2
SHA-256: b8a4162c90cadcf5f4687e732b0aaa879cc0aa9afec39642b37ede315cddc3e8
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el5.i386.rpm     MD5: 868f40207b0f1e3404b4ff2c631aabc2
SHA-256: b8a4162c90cadcf5f4687e732b0aaa879cc0aa9afec39642b37ede315cddc3e8
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary AUS (v. 6.4)

x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.4.z)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.310-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 0dc7a4199256e49c4fa568d18cd4692a
SHA-256: 3e08b13bce1e277a4c2b078356041a306234f714ce9ec5db8313bcdae3f401b5
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

1006496 - CVE-2013-3361 CVE-2013-3362 CVE-2013-3363 CVE-2013-5324 flash-plugin: multiple code execution flaws (APSB13-21)


References



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