SUSE SLED11 Security Update : flash-player (SUSE-SU-2015:1137-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 84424

Synopsis

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

Description

Adobe Flash Player was updated to 11.2.202.468, fixing a security issue, where attackers could have triggered a heap overflow and could have executed code.

<a href='https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-14 .html'>https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-1 4.html</a>

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.

Solution

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

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sledsp3-flash-player=10805

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

See Also

https://bugzilla.suse.com/show_bug.cgi?id=935701

http://www.nessus.org/u?9167cabd

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-14.html

https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3113/

http://www.nessus.org/u?4c9e55a4

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 84424

File Name: suse_SU-2015-1137-1.nasl

Version: 2.19

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/06/26

Updated: 2019/09/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:flash-player, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:flash-player-gnome, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:flash-player-kde4, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/06/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/06/23

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player Nellymoser Audio Decoding Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-3113

BID: 75371