Updated flash-player-plugin packages fix CVE-2014-0497Publication date: 05 Feb 2014
Affected Mageia releases : 3 , 4
Adobe Flash Player 126.96.36.1996 contains a fix to a critical security vulnerability found in earlier versions that could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to remotely take control of the affected system. This update resolves an integer underflow vulnerability that could be exploited to execute arbitrary code on the affected system (CVE-2014-0497). Adobe is aware of reports that an exploit for this vulnerability exists in the wild.