Executive Summary



This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Summary
Title flash-plugin security update
Informations
Name RHSA-2016:0438 First vendor Publication 2016-03-11
Vendor RedHat Last vendor Modification 2016-03-11
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision 01

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
 
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 10 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 10 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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Detail

Problem Description:

An updated Adobe Flash Player package that fixes multiple security issues is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6 Supplementary.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Critical security impact. Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base scores, which give detailed severity ratings, are available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

2. Relevant releases/architectures:

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 5) - i386, x86_64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 5) - i386, x86_64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64 Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary (v. 6) - i386, x86_64

3. Description:

The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash Player web browser plug-in.

This update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player. These vulnerabilities, detailed in the Adobe Security Bulletin APSB16-08 listed in the References section, could allow an attacker to create a specially crafted SWF file that would cause flash-plugin to crash, execute arbitrary code, or disclose sensitive information when the victim loaded a page containing the malicious SWF content. (CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0961, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0963, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0987, CVE-2016-0988, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0990, CVE-2016-0991, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-0993, CVE-2016-0994, CVE-2016-0995, CVE-2016-0996, CVE-2016-0997, CVE-2016-0998, CVE-2016-0999, CVE-2016-1000, CVE-2016-1001, CVE-2016-1002, CVE-2016-1005, CVE-2016-1010)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which upgrades Flash Player to version 11.2.202.577.

4. Solution:

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata relevant to your system have been applied.

For details on how to apply this update, refer to:

https://access.redhat.com/articles/11258

5. Bugs fixed (https://bugzilla.redhat.com/):

1316809 - flash-plugin: multiple code execution issues fixed in APSB16-08

Original Source

Url : https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0438.html

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
75 % CWE-119 Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer
25 % CWE-189 Numeric Errors (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 37
Application 24
Application 398
Application 1

Snort® IPS/IDS

Date Description
2019-09-24 Adobe Flash Player malformed ATF heap overflow attempt
RuleID : 51226 - Revision : 1 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2019-09-24 Adobe Flash Player malformed ATF heap overflow attempt
RuleID : 51225 - Revision : 1 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-08-18 Adobe Flash Player swapDepths use after free attempt
RuleID : 39652 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-08-18 Adobe Flash Player swapDepths use after free attempt
RuleID : 39651 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-07-19 Adobe Flash Player malformed ATF heap overflow attempt
RuleID : 39274 - Revision : 8 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-07-19 Adobe Flash Player malformed ATF heap overflow attempt
RuleID : 39273 - Revision : 8 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-14 Adobe Flash Player rectangle width integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38241 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-14 Adobe Flash Player rectangle width integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38240 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-14 Adobe Flash Player rectangle width integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38239 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-14 Adobe Flash Player rectangle width integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38238 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player mp4 size memory corruption attempt
RuleID : 38227 - Revision : 5 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player invalid FLV header out of bounds write attempt
RuleID : 38226 - Revision : 5 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player invalid FLV header out of bounds write attempt
RuleID : 38225 - Revision : 5 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player use after free attempt
RuleID : 38222 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player use after free attempt
RuleID : 38221 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player use after free
RuleID : 38220 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player use after free attempt
RuleID : 38219 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player BitmapData.paletteMap size mismatch integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38216 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player BitmapData.paletteMap size mismatch integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38215 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player BitmapData.paletteMap size mismatch integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38214 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player BitmapData.paletteMap size mismatch integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38213 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player BitmapData.applyFilter access violation attempt
RuleID : 38204 - Revision : 3 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player BitmapData.applyFilter access violation attempt
RuleID : 38203 - Revision : 3 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player BitmapData.copyChannel access violation attempt
RuleID : 38200 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player BitmapData.copyChannel access violation attempt
RuleID : 38199 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player recursion calls stack overflow attempt
RuleID : 38198 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player recursion calls stack overflow attempt
RuleID : 38197 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player htmlText method use-after-free memory corruption attempt
RuleID : 38196 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player htmlText method use-after-free memory corruption attempt
RuleID : 38195 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player setInterval use-after-free memory corruption attempt
RuleID : 38194 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player setInterval use-after-free memory corruption attempt
RuleID : 38193 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player si32 integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38192 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player si32 integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38191 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player si32 integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38190 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player si32 integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38189 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player AS2 setInterval use after free attempt
RuleID : 38188 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player AS2 setInterval use after free attempt
RuleID : 38187 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player AS2 setInterval use after free attempt
RuleID : 38186 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player AS2 setInterval use after free attempt
RuleID : 38185 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player AS3 multiple axis attributes integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38184 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player AS3 multiple axis attributes integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38183 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player AS3 multiple axis attributes integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38182 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player AS3 multiple axis attributes integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38181 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Microsoft Standalone Flash Player asNative object use after free attempt
RuleID : 38180 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Standalone Flash Player ASnative object use after free attempt
RuleID : 38179 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Microsoft Standalone Flash Player asNative object use after free attempt
RuleID : 38178 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Standalone Flash Player ASnative object use after free attempt
RuleID : 38177 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Standalone Flash Player texfield getter use after free attempt
RuleID : 38176 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Standalone Flash Player texfield getter use after free attempt
RuleID : 38175 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Standalone Flash Player texfield getter use after free attempt
RuleID : 38174 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Standalone Flash Player texfield getter use after free attempt
RuleID : 38173 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player hitTest BitmapData object integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38170 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player hitTest BitmapData object integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38169 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player hitTest BitmapData object integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38168 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player hitTest BitmapData object integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38167 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player hitTest BitmapData object integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38166 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-04-12 Adobe Flash Player hitTest BitmapData object integer overflow attempt
RuleID : 38165 - Revision : 2 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-03-14 Adobe Flash Player removeMovieClip use after free attempt
RuleID : 37235 - Revision : 9 - Type : FILE-FLASH
2016-03-14 Adobe Flash Player removeMovieClip use after free attempt
RuleID : 37234 - Revision : 9 - Type : FILE-FLASH

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2016-04-01 Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
File : freebsd_pkg_f7b3d1ebf73811e5a7100011d823eebd.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-14 Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201603-07.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-14 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2016-325.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-14 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2016-335.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-14 Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing a security update.
File : redhat-RHSA-2016-0438.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-14 Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2016-0715-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-14 Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2016-0716-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-11 Name : The remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by mu...
File : adobe_air_apsb16-08.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-11 Name : The remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by mu...
File : flash_player_apsb16-08.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-11 Name : The remote Mac OS X host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by m...
File : macosx_adobe_air_apsb16-08.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-11 Name : The remote Mac OS X host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by m...
File : macosx_flash_player_apsb16-08.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-03-11 Name : The remote Windows host has a browser plugin installed that is affected by mu...
File : smb_nt_ms16-036.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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Date Informations
2016-03-15 21:28:24
  • Multiple Updates
2016-03-15 13:25:11
  • Multiple Updates
2016-03-12 21:28:31
  • Multiple Updates
2016-03-11 21:30:47
  • Multiple Updates
2016-03-11 21:25:51
  • First insertion