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Security Advisory Critical: flash-plugin security update

Advisory: RHSA-2013:1035-2
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Critical
Issued on: 2013-07-10
Last updated on: 2013-07-10
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-2013-3344
CVE-2013-3345
CVE-2013-3347

Details

An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes three 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 three vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These
vulnerabilities are detailed in the Adobe Security bulletin APSB13-17,
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-2013-3344,
CVE-2013-3345, CVE-2013-3347)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.297.


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-11.2.202.297-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: e334138b46ad37788f64e643ba45ebcd
SHA-256: aabbd6884476b80c73772de760268c5dc7919054b826acd17827505cac881e8e
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: e334138b46ad37788f64e643ba45ebcd
SHA-256: aabbd6884476b80c73772de760268c5dc7919054b826acd17827505cac881e8e
 
RHEL Supplementary Long Life (v. 5.9 server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: e334138b46ad37788f64e643ba45ebcd
SHA-256: aabbd6884476b80c73772de760268c5dc7919054b826acd17827505cac881e8e
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1256
    MD5: e334138b46ad37788f64e643ba45ebcd
SHA-256: aabbd6884476b80c73772de760268c5dc7919054b826acd17827505cac881e8e
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary AUS (v. 6.4)

x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.4.z)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2013:1518
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.297-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:0380
    MD5: d9fb0c37fb6702ae17c0e73a302a9414
SHA-256: 67c15f926ab65470b8181cf45b352abb0e136a2c547924bac91516e6b9250396
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

982749 - CVE-2013-3344 CVE-2013-3345 CVE-2013-3347 flash-plugin: Multiple code execution flaws (APSB13-17)


References



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