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RHSA-2010:0623: flash-plugin security update

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RHSA-2010:0623: flash-plugin security update

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
08/11/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/12/2010
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe FlashPlayer web browser plug-in.This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. Thesevulnerabilities are detailed on the Adobe security page APSB10-16, listedin the References section.Multiple security flaws were found in the way flash-plugin displayedcertain SWF content. An attacker could use these flaws to create aspecially-crafted SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash or,potentially, execute arbitrary code when the victim loaded a pagecontaining the specially-crafted SWF content. (CVE-2010-0209,CVE-2010-2213, CVE-2010-2214, CVE-2010-2216)A clickjacking flaw was discovered in flash-plugin. A specially-crafted SWFfile could trick a user into unintentionally or mistakenly clicking a linkor a dialog. (CVE-2010-2215)All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, whichupgrades Flash Player to version 10.1.82.76.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-flash-plugin

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