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RHSA-2009:1188: flash-plugin security update

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RHSA-2009:1188: flash-plugin security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/23/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/12/2009
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe FlashPlayer web browser plug-in.Multiple security flaws were found in the way Flash Player displayedcertain SWF content. An attacker could use these flaws to create aspecially-crafted SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash or,possibly, execute arbitrary code when the victim loaded a page containingthe specially-crafted SWF content. (CVE-2009-1862, CVE-2009-1863,CVE-2009-1864, CVE-2009-1865, CVE-2009-1866, CVE-2009-1868, CVE-2009-1869)A clickjacking flaw was discovered in Flash Player. A specially-craftedSWF file could trick a user into unintentionally or mistakenly clicking alink or a dialog. (CVE-2009-1867)A flaw was found in the Flash Player local sandbox. A specially-craftedSWF file could cause information disclosure when it was saved to the harddrive. (CVE-2009-1870)All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, whichupgrades Flash Player to version 10.0.32.18.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-flash-plugin

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