Advisories ยป MGASA-2014-0169

Updated flash-player-plugin package fixes multiple vulnerabilities

Publication date: 09 Apr 2014
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 3 , 4
CVE: CVE-2014-0506 , CVE-2014-0507 , CVE-2014-0508 , CVE-2014-0509

Description

Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.350 contains fixes to critical security
vulnerabilities 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 a use-after-free vulnerability that could result in 
arbitrary code execution (CVE-2014-0506).

This update resolves a buffer overflow vulnerability that could result in 
arbitrary code execution (CVE-2014-0507).

This update resolves a security bypass vulnerability that could lead to 
information disclosure (CVE-2014-0508).

This update resolves a cross-site-scripting vulnerability (CVE-2014-0509).
                

References

SRPMS

4/nonfree

3/nonfree