Security Advisory Moderate: flash-plugin security update

Advisory: RHSA-2014:0289-1
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Moderate
Issued on: 2014-03-12
Last updated on: 2014-03-12
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 AUS (v. 6.5)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.5.z)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)
CVEs (cve.mitre.org): CVE-2014-0503
CVE-2014-0504

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 Moderate
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 APSB14-08,
listed in the References section.

A vulnerability was reported that could be used to bypass the same origin
policy. (CVE-2014-0503)

A vulnerability was reported that could be used to read the contents of the
clipboard. (CVE-2014-0504)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which
upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.346.


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 Desktop Supplementary (v. 5 client)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 8f81cda515294473c1b551e8dda4c635
SHA-256: 10d749fbc4473601c334980e1a7ed16e953ef1fae22f9f0554d401a625788e61
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 8f81cda515294473c1b551e8dda4c635
SHA-256: 10d749fbc4473601c334980e1a7ed16e953ef1fae22f9f0554d401a625788e61
 
RHEL Supplementary (v. 5 server)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 8f81cda515294473c1b551e8dda4c635
SHA-256: 10d749fbc4473601c334980e1a7ed16e953ef1fae22f9f0554d401a625788e61
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el5.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 8f81cda515294473c1b551e8dda4c635
SHA-256: 10d749fbc4473601c334980e1a7ed16e953ef1fae22f9f0554d401a625788e61
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary AUS (v. 6.5)

x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:1173
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS (v. 6.5.z)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:1173
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2014:1173
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6)

IA-32:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
x86_64:
flash-plugin-11.2.202.346-1.el6.i686.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2015:0697
    MD5: 4eac8ca336a1a80fe7cf9176bc56d828
SHA-256: 41c7acb16484419a2e4d86db5571d139e154ed6c452e764b7f56e3dde8a1e494
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

1075250 - CVE-2014-0503 flash-plugin: same origin policy bypass (APSB14-08)
1075252 - CVE-2014-0504 flash-plugin: exposure of clipboard contents (APSB14-08)


References



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