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|Posted: Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 202003-61 ] Adobe Flash Player
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Adobe Flash Player: Remote execution of arbitrary code (GLSA 202003-61)
A vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player might allow remote attackers
to execute arbitrary code.
The Adobe Flash Player is a renderer for the SWF file format, which is
commonly used to provide interactive websites.
Vulnerable: < 22.214.171.1240
Unaffected: >= 126.96.36.1990
Architectures: All supported architectures
A critical type confusion vulnerability was discovered in Adobe Flash
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Adobe Flash users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose