FreeBSD : flash -- multiple vulnerabilities (2482c798-93c6-11e6-846f-bc5ff4fb5ea1)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Adobe reports :

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux and ChromeOS. These updates address critical
vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take
control of the affected system.

These updates resolve a type confusion vulnerability that could lead
to code execution (CVE-2016-6992).

These updates resolve use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead
to code execution (CVE-2016-6981, CVE-2016-6987).

These updates resolve a security bypass vulnerability (CVE-2016-4286).

These updates resolve memory corruption vulnerabilities that could
lead to code execution (CVE-2016-4273, CVE-2016-6982, CVE-2016-6983,
CVE-2016-6984, CVE-2016-6985, CVE-2016-6986, CVE-2016-6989,
CVE-2016-6990).

See also :

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-32.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?2ab413e9

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

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