SUSE SLED12 Security Update : flash-player (SUSE-SU-2017:0108-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update to Adobe Flash 24.0.0.194 fixes the following
vulnerabilities advised under APSB17-02 :

- security bypass vulnerability that could lead to
information disclosure (CVE-2017-2938)

- use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code
execution (CVE-2017-2932, CVE-2017-2936, CVE-2017-2937)

- heap buffer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to
code execution (CVE-2017-2927, CVE-2017-2933,
CVE-2017-2934, CVE-2017-2935)

- memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to
code execution (CVE-2017-2925, CVE-2017-2926,
CVE-2017-2928, CVE-2017-2930, CVE-2017-2931)

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/1019129
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2925.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2926.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2927.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2928.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2930.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2931.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2932.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2933.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2934.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2935.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2936.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2937.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2017-2938.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?a5e63562

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-SP1-2017-51=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2017-51=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:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

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