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Security Advisory Critical: flash-plugin security update

Advisory: RHSA-2011:0869-1
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Critical
Issued on: 2011-06-15
Last updated on: 2011-06-15
Affected Products: RHEL Desktop Supplementary (v. 5 client)
RHEL Supplementary (v. 5 server)
RHEL Supplementary EUS (v. 5.6.z server)
RHEL Supplementary Long Life (v. 5.6 server)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.1.z)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)
CVEs (cve.mitre.org): CVE-2011-2110

Details

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. 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 one vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player. This
vulnerability is detailed on the Adobe security page APSB11-18, listed in
the References section. Specially-crafted SWF content could cause
flash-plugin to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2011-2110)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
upgrades Flash Player to version 10.3.181.26.


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/kb/docs/DOC-11259

Updated packages

RHEL Desktop Supplementary (v. 5 client)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 8eb4d542a86d5934c4b08a226704b241
SHA-256: c826bc3de9723361bebc5eda2746766915f67808ad013c41daf5f68d706b56bd
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 8eb4d542a86d5934c4b08a226704b241
SHA-256: c826bc3de9723361bebc5eda2746766915f67808ad013c41daf5f68d706b56bd
 
RHEL Supplementary (v. 5 server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 8eb4d542a86d5934c4b08a226704b241
SHA-256: c826bc3de9723361bebc5eda2746766915f67808ad013c41daf5f68d706b56bd
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 8eb4d542a86d5934c4b08a226704b241
SHA-256: c826bc3de9723361bebc5eda2746766915f67808ad013c41daf5f68d706b56bd
 
RHEL Supplementary EUS (v. 5.6.z server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:1144
    MD5: 8eb4d542a86d5934c4b08a226704b241
SHA-256: c826bc3de9723361bebc5eda2746766915f67808ad013c41daf5f68d706b56bd
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:1144
    MD5: 8eb4d542a86d5934c4b08a226704b241
SHA-256: c826bc3de9723361bebc5eda2746766915f67808ad013c41daf5f68d706b56bd
 
RHEL Supplementary Long Life (v. 5.6 server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:1144
    MD5: 8eb4d542a86d5934c4b08a226704b241
SHA-256: c826bc3de9723361bebc5eda2746766915f67808ad013c41daf5f68d706b56bd
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:1144
    MD5: 8eb4d542a86d5934c4b08a226704b241
SHA-256: c826bc3de9723361bebc5eda2746766915f67808ad013c41daf5f68d706b56bd
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 23042f340a055a48502c9a4022b1eda4
SHA-256: 15ffba16fc1c6c8edc32b47dc2f23be58f2f9bb7c9f2956b7c6163d9f3f86d49
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 23042f340a055a48502c9a4022b1eda4
SHA-256: 15ffba16fc1c6c8edc32b47dc2f23be58f2f9bb7c9f2956b7c6163d9f3f86d49
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 23042f340a055a48502c9a4022b1eda4
SHA-256: 15ffba16fc1c6c8edc32b47dc2f23be58f2f9bb7c9f2956b7c6163d9f3f86d49
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 23042f340a055a48502c9a4022b1eda4
SHA-256: 15ffba16fc1c6c8edc32b47dc2f23be58f2f9bb7c9f2956b7c6163d9f3f86d49
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.1.z)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:1445
    MD5: 23042f340a055a48502c9a4022b1eda4
SHA-256: 15ffba16fc1c6c8edc32b47dc2f23be58f2f9bb7c9f2956b7c6163d9f3f86d49
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:1445
    MD5: 23042f340a055a48502c9a4022b1eda4
SHA-256: 15ffba16fc1c6c8edc32b47dc2f23be58f2f9bb7c9f2956b7c6163d9f3f86d49
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 23042f340a055a48502c9a4022b1eda4
SHA-256: 15ffba16fc1c6c8edc32b47dc2f23be58f2f9bb7c9f2956b7c6163d9f3f86d49
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-10.3.181.26-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 23042f340a055a48502c9a4022b1eda4
SHA-256: 15ffba16fc1c6c8edc32b47dc2f23be58f2f9bb7c9f2956b7c6163d9f3f86d49
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

713308 - CVE-2011-2110 flash-plugin: memory corruption can lead to arbitrary code execution (APSB11-18)


References



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