RHEL 6 : flash-plugin (RHSA-2018:2175)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 111032
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAn update for flash-plugin is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary.
Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Critical. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.
The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash Player web browser plug-in.
This update upgrades Flash Player to version 188.8.131.52.
Security Fix(es) :
* flash-plugin: Arbitrary Code Execution vulnerability (APSB18-24) (CVE-2018-5007)
* flash-plugin: Information Disclosure vulnerability (APSB18-24) (CVE-2018-5008)
For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.
SolutionUpdate the affected flash-plugin package.