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Category:   Application (Multimedia)  >   Adobe Flash Vendors:   Adobe Systems Incorporated
(Red Hat Issues Fix) Adobe Flash Player Bugs Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1037829
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1037829
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-2982, CVE-2017-2984, CVE-2017-2985, CVE-2017-2986, CVE-2017-2987, CVE-2017-2988, CVE-2017-2990, CVE-2017-2991, CVE-2017-2992, CVE-2017-2993, CVE-2017-2994, CVE-2017-2995, CVE-2017-2996   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Feb 15 2017
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 24.0.0.194 and prior
Description:   Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Adobe Flash Player. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

A type confusion error may occur [CVE-2017-2995].

An integer overflow may occur [CVE-2017-2987].

A use-after-free memory error may occur [CVE-2017-2982,CVE-2017-2985, CVE-2017-2993, CVE-2017-2994].

A heap buffer overflow may occur [CVE-2017- 2984,CVE-2017-2986, CVE-2017-2992].

A memory corruption error may occur [CVE-2017-2988,CVE-2017-2990, CVE-2017-2991, CVE-2017-2996].

Dhanesh Kizhakkinan of FireEye, Peter Pi of TrendMicro, Kai Lu of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs (via the Chromium Vulnerability Rewards Program), Mateusz Jurczyk and Natalie Silvanovich ofGoogle Project Zero, Nicolas Joly of Microsoft Vulnerability Research, slipstream/RoL, Tao Yan of Palo Alto Networks, and bo13oy of CloverSec Labs (via TrendMicro's Zero Day Initiative) reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   Red Hat has issued a fix.

The Red Hat advisory is available at:

https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0275.html

Vendor URL:  rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0275.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Red Hat Enterprise)
Underlying OS Comments:  6

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Feb 14 2017 Adobe Flash Player Bugs Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code



 Source Message Contents

Date:  Wed, 15 Feb 2017 12:17:12 +0000
Subject:  [RHSA-2017:0275-01] Critical: flash-plugin security update

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                   Red Hat Security Advisory

Synopsis:          Critical: flash-plugin security update
Advisory ID:       RHSA-2017:0275-01
Product:           Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary
Advisory URL:      https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0275.html
Issue date:        2017-02-15
CVE Names:         CVE-2017-2982 CVE-2017-2984 CVE-2017-2985 
                   CVE-2017-2986 CVE-2017-2987 CVE-2017-2988 
                   CVE-2017-2990 CVE-2017-2991 CVE-2017-2992 
                   CVE-2017-2993 CVE-2017-2994 CVE-2017-2995 
                   CVE-2017-2996 
=====================================================================

1. Summary:

An update for flash-plugin is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Supplementary.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact
of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which
gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from
the CVE link(s) in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64

3. Description:

The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash
Player web browser plug-in.

This update upgrades Flash Player to version 24.0.0.221.

Security Fix(es):

* This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These
vulnerabilities, detailed in the Adobe Security Bulletin listed in the
References section, could allow an attacker to create a specially crafted
SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash, execute arbitrary code, or
disclose sensitive information when the victim loaded a page containing the
malicious SWF content. (CVE-2017-2982, CVE-2017-2984, CVE-2017-2985,
CVE-2017-2986, CVE-2017-2987, CVE-2017-2988, CVE-2017-2990, CVE-2017-2991,
CVE-2017-2992, CVE-2017-2993, CVE-2017-2994, CVE-2017-2995, CVE-2017-2996)

4. Solution:

For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes
described in this advisory, refer to:

https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1422237 - CVE-2017-2982 CVE-2017-2984 CVE-2017-2985 CVE-2017-2986 CVE-2017-2987 CVE-2017-2988 CVE-2017-2990 CVE-2017-2991 CVE-2017-2992 CVE-2017-2993 CVE-2017-2994 CVE-2017-2995 CVE-2017-2996 flash-plugin: multiple code execution issues fixed in APSB17-04

6. Package List:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

x86_64:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

x86_64:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6):

i386:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

x86_64:
flash-plugin-24.0.0.221-1.el6_8.i686.rpm

These packages are GPG signed by Red Hat for security.  Our key and
details on how to verify the signature are available from
https://access.redhat.com/security/team/key/

7. References:

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2982
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2984
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2985
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2986
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2987
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2988
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2990
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2991
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2992
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2993
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2994
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2995
https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2996
https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#critical
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb17-04.html

8. Contact:

The Red Hat security contact is <secalert@redhat.com>. More contact
details at https://access.redhat.com/security/team/contact/

Copyright 2017 Red Hat, Inc.
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