Bug 8006 - Security update request for flash-player-plugin, to 11.2.202.251
: Security update request for flash-player-plugin, to 11.2.202.251
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Product: Mageia
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Security
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: All Linux
: Normal Severity: normal
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Assigned To: QA Team
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: MGA2-64-OK MGA2-32-OK MGA1-64-OK MGA1...
: Security, validated_update
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Reported: 2012-11-07 00:29 CET by Anssi Hannula
Modified: 2012-11-07 11:25 CET (History)
3 users (show)

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Source RPM: flash-player-plugin
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Description Anssi Hannula 2012-11-07 00:29:06 CET
Flash Player 11.2.202.251 has been pushed to mga1+mga2 nonfree/updates_testing.

Advisory:
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Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.251 contains fixes to critical security
vulnerabilities found in earlier versions. These vulnerabilities could cause a
crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

This update resolves buffer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2012-5274, CVE-2012-5275, CVE-2012-5276, CVE-2012-5277, CVE-2012-5280).

This update resolves memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2012-5279).

This update resolves a security bypass vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2012-5278).

References:
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb12-24.html
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5274
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5275
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5276
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5277
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5278
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5279
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5280
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Updated Flash Player 11.2.202.251 packages are in mga1+mga2
nonfree/updates_testing as flash-player-plugin (i586 and x86_64) and
flash-player-plugin-kde (i586 and x86_64).

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Suggested testing procedure:
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Package installs and Flash works.
Comment 1 Dave Hodgins 2012-11-07 03:42:52 CET
Testing complete, Mageia 1 and 2, i586 and x86-64.

Could someone from the sysadmin team push the srpm
flash-player-plugin-11.2.202.251-1.mga2.nonfree.src.rpm
from Mageia 2 Nonfree Updates Testing to Nonfree Updates and the srpm
flash-player-plugin-11.2.202.251-1.mga1.nonfree.src.rpm
from Mageia 1 Nonfree Updates Testing to Nonfree Updates.

Advisory: Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.251 contains fixes to critical security
vulnerabilities found in earlier versions. These vulnerabilities could cause a
crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

This update resolves buffer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to code
execution (CVE-2012-5274, CVE-2012-5275, CVE-2012-5276, CVE-2012-5277,
CVE-2012-5280).

This update resolves memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code
execution (CVE-2012-5279).

This update resolves a security bypass vulnerability that could lead to code
execution (CVE-2012-5278).

References:
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb12-24.html
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5274
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5275
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5276
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5277
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5278
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5279
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5280

https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=8006
Comment 2 Thomas Backlund 2012-11-07 11:25:54 CET
Update pushed
https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0325

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