GLSA-201101-09 : Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201101-09
(Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in Adobe Flash Player. For
further information please consult the CVE entries and the Adobe
Security Bulletins referenced below.

Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted SWF
file, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application, or a Denial of Service.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-06.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-14.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-16.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-22.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-26.html
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201101-09.xml

Solution :

All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest stable
version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-plugins/adobe-flash-10.1.102.64'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true