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PostPosted: Fri Jan 21, 2011 6:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201101-09 ] Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilit Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201101-09)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: January 21, 2011
Bug(s): #307749, #322855, #332205, #337204, #343089
ID: 201101-09

Synopsis


Multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player might allow remote attackers
to execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service.


Background


The Adobe Flash Player is a renderer for the SWF file format, which is
commonly used to provide interactive websites.


Affected Packages

Package: www-plugins/adobe-flash
Vulnerable: < 10.1.102.64
Unaffected: >= 10.1.102.64
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description


Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in Adobe Flash Player. For
further information please consult the CVE entries and the Adobe
Security Bulletins referenced below.


Impact


A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted SWF
file, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application, or a Denial of Service.


Workaround


There is no known workaround at this time.


Resolution


All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest stable
version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
    # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-plugins/adobe-flash-10.1.102.64"


References

APSB10-06
APSB10-14
APSB10-16
APSB10-22
APSB10-26
CVE-2008-4546
CVE-2009-3793
CVE-2010-0186
CVE-2010-0187
CVE-2010-0209
CVE-2010-1297
CVE-2010-2160
CVE-2010-2161
CVE-2010-2162
CVE-2010-2163
CVE-2010-2164
CVE-2010-2165
CVE-2010-2166
CVE-2010-2167
CVE-2010-2169
CVE-2010-2170
CVE-2010-2171
CVE-2010-2172
CVE-2010-2173
CVE-2010-2174
CVE-2010-2175
CVE-2010-2176
CVE-2010-2177
CVE-2010-2178
CVE-2010-2179
CVE-2010-2180
CVE-2010-2181
CVE-2010-2182
CVE-2010-2183
CVE-2010-2184
CVE-2010-2185
CVE-2010-2186
CVE-2010-2187
CVE-2010-2188
CVE-2010-2189
CVE-2010-2213
CVE-2010-2214
CVE-2010-2215
CVE-2010-2216
CVE-2010-2884
CVE-2010-3636
CVE-2010-3639
CVE-2010-3640
CVE-2010-3641
CVE-2010-3642
CVE-2010-3643
CVE-2010-3644
CVE-2010-3645
CVE-2010-3646
CVE-2010-3647
CVE-2010-3648
CVE-2010-3649
CVE-2010-3650
CVE-2010-3652
CVE-2010-3654
CVE-2010-3976
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