Executive Summary

Summary
TitleAdobe Flash Player: Remote execution of arbitrary code
Informations
NameGLSA-202003-61First vendor Publication2020-03-26
VendorGentooLast vendor Modification2020-03-26
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

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Detail

Synopsis

A vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Background

The Adobe Flash Player is a renderer for the SWF file format, which is commonly used to provide interactive websites.

Description

A critical type confusion vulnerability was discovered in Adobe Flash Player.

Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Adobe Flash users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=www-plugins/adobe-flash-32.0.0.330"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2020-3757 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-3757

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202003-61

Original Source

Url : http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-202003-61.xml

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DateInformations
2020-03-26 21:17:54
  • First insertion