RHEL 5 / 6 : flash-plugin (RHSA-2015:1214) (Underminer)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 84631

Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.

Description

An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes multiple security issues is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 Supplementary.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Critical security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash Player web browser plug-in.

This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player.
These vulnerabilities are detailed in the Adobe Security Bulletin APSB15-16 listed in the References section.

Multiple flaws were found in the way flash-plugin displayed certain SWF content. An attacker could use these flaws to create a specially crafted SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code when the victim loaded a page containing the malicious SWF content. (CVE-2015-3117, CVE-2015-3118, CVE-2015-3119, CVE-2015-3120, CVE-2015-3121, CVE-2015-3122, CVE-2015-3123, CVE-2015-3124, CVE-2015-3126, CVE-2015-3127, CVE-2015-3128, CVE-2015-3129, CVE-2015-3130, CVE-2015-3131, CVE-2015-3132, CVE-2015-3133, CVE-2015-3134, CVE-2015-3135, CVE-2015-3136, CVE-2015-3137, CVE-2015-4428, CVE-2015-4429, CVE-2015-4430, CVE-2015-4431, CVE-2015-4432, CVE-2015-4433, CVE-2015-5117, CVE-2015-5118, CVE-2015-5119)

Multiple security bypass flaws were found in flash-plugin that could lead to the disclosure of sensitive information. (CVE-2014-0578, CVE-2015-3114, CVE-2015-3115, CVE-2015-3116, CVE-2015-3125, CVE-2015-5116)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.481.

Solution

Update the affected flash-plugin package.

See Also

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-16.html

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsa15-03.html

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015:1214

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4429

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4428

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3121

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3120

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3123

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3122

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3125

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3124

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3127

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3126

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3129

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3128

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-5118

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-5119

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-5116

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-5117

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2014-0578

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4432

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4433

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4430

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-4431

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3118

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3119

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3114

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3115

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3116

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3117

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3132

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3133

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3130

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3131

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3136

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3137

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3134

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-3135

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2015-5124

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 84631

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2015-1214.nasl

Version: 2.24

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/07/09

Updated: 2019/10/24

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:redhat:enterprise_linux:flash-plugin, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:5, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6.6

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/07/08

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Core Impact

Metasploit (Adobe Flash Player ByteArray Use After Free)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0578, CVE-2015-3114, CVE-2015-3115, CVE-2015-3116, CVE-2015-3117, CVE-2015-3118, CVE-2015-3119, CVE-2015-3120, CVE-2015-3121, CVE-2015-3122, CVE-2015-3123, CVE-2015-3124, CVE-2015-3125, CVE-2015-3126, CVE-2015-3127, CVE-2015-3128, CVE-2015-3129, CVE-2015-3130, CVE-2015-3131, CVE-2015-3132, CVE-2015-3133, CVE-2015-3134, CVE-2015-3135, CVE-2015-3136, CVE-2015-3137, CVE-2015-4428, CVE-2015-4429, CVE-2015-4430, CVE-2015-4431, CVE-2015-4432, CVE-2015-4433, CVE-2015-5116, CVE-2015-5117, CVE-2015-5118, CVE-2015-5119, CVE-2015-5124

BID: 75590, 75591, 75592, 75593, 75595, 75596

RHSA: 2015:1214