SUSE SLED12 Security Update : flash-player (SUSE-SU-2017:0703-1)

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 for flash-player fixes the following issues: Security
update to (bsc#1029374), fixing the following
vulnerabilities advised under APSB17-07 :

- CVE-2017-2997: This update resolves a buffer overflow
vulnerability that could lead to code execution.

- CVE-2017-2998, CVE-2017-2999: This update resolves
memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to
code execution.

- CVE-2017-3000: This update resolves a random number
generator vulnerability used for constant blinding that
could lead to information disclosure.

- CVE-2017-3001, CVE-2017-3002, CVE-2017-3003: This update
resolves use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead
to code execution.

- Details:

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 :

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 Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:zypper in -t patch

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

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97776 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2997

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