SUSE SLED11 Security Update : flash-player (SUSE-SU-2015:2402-1)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 87724
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for flash-player fixes the following issues :
- CVE-2015-8644: Type confusion vulnerability that could lead to code execution.
- CVE-2015-8651: Integer overflow vulnerability that could lead to code execution.
- CVE-2015-8634, CVE-2015-8635, CVE-2015-8638, CVE-2015-8639, CVE-2015-8640, CVE-2015-8641, CVE-2015-8642, CVE-2015-8643, CVE-2015-8646, CVE-2015-8647, CVE-2015-8648, CVE-2015-8649, CVE-2015-8650: Use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution.
- CVE-2015-8459, CVE-2015-8460, CVE-2015-8636, CVE-2015-8645: Memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution.
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.
SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP4 :
zypper in -t patch sledsp4-flash-player-12291=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11-SP3 :
zypper in -t patch sledsp3-flash-player-12291=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.