Advisories ยป MGASA-2014-0382

Updated flash-player-plugin packages fix multiple security vulnerabilities

Publication date: 22 Sep 2014
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 3 , 4
CVE: CVE-2014-0547 , CVE-2014-0548 , CVE-2014-0549 , CVE-2014-0550 , CVE-2014-0551 , CVE-2014-0552 , CVE-2014-0553 , CVE-2014-0554 , CVE-2014-0555 , CVE-2014-0556 , CVE-2014-0557 , CVE-2014-0559

Description

Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.406 contains fixes to critical security 
vulnerabilities found in earlier versions that could potentially allow an 
attacker to take control of the affected system.

This update resolves memory leakage vulnerabilities that could be used to 
bypass memory address randomization (CVE-2014-0557).

This update resolves a security bypass vulnerability (CVE-2014-0554).

This update resolves a use-after-free vulnerability that could lead to code 
execution (CVE-2014-0553).

This update resolves memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to 
code execution (CVE-2014-0547, CVE-2014-0549, CVE-2014-0550, CVE-2014-0551, 
CVE-2014-0552, CVE-2014-0555).

This update resolves a vulnerability that could be used to bypass the same 
origin policy (CVE-2014-0548).

This update resolves a heap buffer overflow vulnerability that could lead 
to code execution (CVE-2014-0556, CVE-2014-0559).
                

References

SRPMS

3/nonfree

4/nonfree