SUSE SLED12 Security Update : flash-player (SUSE-SU-2015:1211-1)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 84662


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


flash-player was updated to fix 35 security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2015-3135, CVE-2015-4432, CVE-2015-5118: Heap buffer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (bsc#937339).

- CVE-2015-3117, CVE-2015-3123, CVE-2015-3130, CVE-2015-3133, CVE-2015-3134, CVE-2015-4431: Memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (bsc#937339).

- CVE-2015-3126, CVE-2015-4429: NULL pointer dereference issues (bsc#937339).

- CVE-2015-3114: A security bypass vulnerability that could lead to information disclosure (bsc#937339).

- CVE-2015-3119, CVE-2015-3120, CVE-2015-3121, CVE-2015-3122, CVE-2015-4433: Type confusion vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (bsc#937339).

- CVE-2015-3118, CVE-2015-3124, CVE-2015-5117, CVE-2015-3127, CVE-2015-3128, CVE-2015-3129, CVE-2015-3131, CVE-2015-3132, CVE-2015-3136, CVE-2015-3137, CVE-2015-4428, CVE-2015-4430, CVE-2015-5119: Use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (bsc#937339).

- CVE-2014-0578, CVE-2015-3115, CVE-2015-3116, CVE-2015-3125, CVE-2015-5116: Vulnerabilities that could be exploited to bypass the same-origin-policy and lead to information disclosure (bsc#937339).

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.


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 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-2015-306=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-2015-306=1

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

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 84662

File Name: suse_SU-2015-1211-1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/07/13

Modified: 2016/05/11

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:flash-player, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:flash-player-gnome, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:12

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: 2015/07/08

Exploitable With


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

BID: 75568, 75590, 75591, 75592, 75593, 75594, 75595, 75596

OSVDB: 124196, 124245, 124246, 124247, 124248, 124249, 124250, 124251, 124252, 124253, 124254, 124255, 124256, 124257, 124258, 124259, 124260, 124261, 124262, 124263, 124264, 124265, 124266, 124267, 124268, 124269, 124270, 124271, 124272, 124273, 124274, 124275, 124276, 124277, 124278