SUSE SLED12 Security Update : flash-playerqemu (SUSE-SU-2016:2512-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

flash-player was updated to version 11.2.202.637 to fix the following
issues (bsc#1004019) :

- CVE-2016-6992: A type confusion vulnerability that could
lead to code execution. CVE-2016-6981, CVE-2016-6987:
use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code
execution CVE-2016-4286: Security bypass vulnerability
CVE-2016-4273, CVE-2016-6982, CVE-2016-6983,
CVE-2016-6984, CVE-2016-6985, CVE-2016-6986,
CVE-2016-6989, CVE-2016-6990: Memory corruption
vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution Also
the EULA was updated to version 23.0 (bsc#1003993).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1003993
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1004019
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-4273.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-4286.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6981.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6982.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6983.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6984.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6985.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6986.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6987.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6989.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6990.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-6992.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?420815ba

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2016-1468=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1468=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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