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Security Advisory Critical: flash-plugin security update

Advisory: RHSA-2013:0941-2
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Critical
Issued on: 2013-06-12
Last updated on: 2013-06-12
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-2013-3343

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 in the Adobe Security bulletin APSB13-16,
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-2013-3343)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.291.


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-11.2.202.291-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: 96c5231b0194e4e5adb26ddc6e50f5ef
SHA-256: 360a110e3784df2bdcc1e5da0d547c02e2177cafd1eb048b57b012cacaf03e2a
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: 96c5231b0194e4e5adb26ddc6e50f5ef
SHA-256: 360a110e3784df2bdcc1e5da0d547c02e2177cafd1eb048b57b012cacaf03e2a
 
RHEL Supplementary Long Life (v. 5.9 server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: 96c5231b0194e4e5adb26ddc6e50f5ef
SHA-256: 360a110e3784df2bdcc1e5da0d547c02e2177cafd1eb048b57b012cacaf03e2a
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: 96c5231b0194e4e5adb26ddc6e50f5ef
SHA-256: 360a110e3784df2bdcc1e5da0d547c02e2177cafd1eb048b57b012cacaf03e2a
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary AUS (v. 6.4)

x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.4.z)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.291-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: 74e98e81ac9aaac3466aacf81f2faadb
SHA-256: 4cc905c0b299ef01dbd5c6ccc2fc19145844c685ff9d92aca87771240ae631fe
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

973404 - CVE-2013-3343 flash-plugin: code execution flaw (APSB13-16)


References



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