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Security Advisory Critical: flash-plugin security update

Advisory: RHSA-2013:0243-1
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Critical
Issued on: 2013-02-08
Last updated on: 2013-02-08
Affected Products: RHEL Desktop Supplementary (v. 5 client)
RHEL Supplementary (v. 5 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. 6.3.z)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)
CVEs (cve.mitre.org): CVE-2013-0633
CVE-2013-0634

Details

An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes two 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 two vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These
vulnerabilities are detailed in the Adobe Security bulletin APSB13-04,
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-2013-0633,
CVE-2013-0634)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.262.


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 Desktop Supplementary (v. 5 client)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 48da494f22af0de48ef2534f32df1b98
SHA-256: d9965520b2d4ffa50e1b003455dd59408c4b7459fe9a71a56f42a7a5ba9f5188
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 48da494f22af0de48ef2534f32df1b98
SHA-256: d9965520b2d4ffa50e1b003455dd59408c4b7459fe9a71a56f42a7a5ba9f5188
 
RHEL Supplementary (v. 5 server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 48da494f22af0de48ef2534f32df1b98
SHA-256: d9965520b2d4ffa50e1b003455dd59408c4b7459fe9a71a56f42a7a5ba9f5188
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 48da494f22af0de48ef2534f32df1b98
SHA-256: d9965520b2d4ffa50e1b003455dd59408c4b7459fe9a71a56f42a7a5ba9f5188
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 07a92e0442225dd68dd5db69ead3dd56
SHA-256: f60e049d0707f13e3e4efaad008c962dd7c3e6ade7f9e7b752d593076525a374
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 07a92e0442225dd68dd5db69ead3dd56
SHA-256: f60e049d0707f13e3e4efaad008c962dd7c3e6ade7f9e7b752d593076525a374
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 07a92e0442225dd68dd5db69ead3dd56
SHA-256: f60e049d0707f13e3e4efaad008c962dd7c3e6ade7f9e7b752d593076525a374
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 07a92e0442225dd68dd5db69ead3dd56
SHA-256: f60e049d0707f13e3e4efaad008c962dd7c3e6ade7f9e7b752d593076525a374
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.3.z)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:0254
    MD5: 07a92e0442225dd68dd5db69ead3dd56
SHA-256: f60e049d0707f13e3e4efaad008c962dd7c3e6ade7f9e7b752d593076525a374
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:0254
    MD5: 07a92e0442225dd68dd5db69ead3dd56
SHA-256: f60e049d0707f13e3e4efaad008c962dd7c3e6ade7f9e7b752d593076525a374
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 07a92e0442225dd68dd5db69ead3dd56
SHA-256: f60e049d0707f13e3e4efaad008c962dd7c3e6ade7f9e7b752d593076525a374
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.262-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 07a92e0442225dd68dd5db69ead3dd56
SHA-256: f60e049d0707f13e3e4efaad008c962dd7c3e6ade7f9e7b752d593076525a374
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

908999 - CVE-2013-0633 CVE-2013-0634 flash-plugin: multiple code execution flaws (APSB13-04)


References



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