Security Activity Bulletin

Adobe Flash Player and AIR Security Updates for March 12, 2013

 
Threat Type:IntelliShield: Security Activity Bulletin
IntelliShield ID:28565
Version:3
First Published:2013 March 12 20:38 GMT
Last Published:2013 March 14 20:11 GMT
Port: Not available
CVE:CVE-2013-0646 , CVE-2013-0650 , CVE-2013-1371 , CVE-2013-1375
BugTraq ID:58436 , 58438 , 58439 , 58440
Urgency:Unlikely Use
Credibility:Confirmed
Severity:Moderate Damage
 
Version Summary:Red Hat has released a security advisory and updated packages to address multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player and Adobe AIR.
 

Description
 
Adobe Flash Player and AIR contain multiple vulnerabilities that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a targeted system.

This update resolves four vulnerabilities pertaining to integer overflow, use-after-free, heap buffer overflow, and memory corruption. Successful exploitation could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. To exploit these vulnerabilities, the attacker may provide a file to the user and persuade the user to open or execute the file by using misleading language or instructions.

The following products are vulnerable:
  • Adobe Flash Player for Windows and Macintosh versions 11.6.602.171 and prior
  • Adobe Flash Player for Linux versions 11.2.202.273 and prior
  • Adobe Flash Player for Android versions 11.1.115.47 and prior
  • Adobe AIR for Windows, Macintosh, and Android versions 3.6.0.597 and prior
Adobe has released a security bulletin at the following link: APSB13-09. Adobe has released updated software at the following links: Administrators are advised to apply the appropriate updates.

Red Hat has released a security advisory at the following link: RHSA-2013:0643. Red Hat has released updated software for registered subscribers at the following link: Red Hat Network. Red Hat packages can be updated on Red Hat Enterprise Linux versions 5 and later using the yum tool.

FreeBSD has released a VuXML document at the following link: linux-flashplugin -- multiple vulnerabilities

FreeBSD has released ports collection updates at the following link: Ports Collection Index
 
Alert History
 
Version 2, March 13, 2013, 6:42 AM: FreeBSD has released a VuXML document and updated ports collection to address the multiple Adobe Flash Player and AIR vulnerabilities.

Version 1, March 12, 2013, 12:38 PM: Adobe Flash Player and AIR contain multiple vulnerabilities that could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on a targeted system. Updates are available.


Product Sets
 
The security vulnerability applies to the following combinations of products.

Primary Products:
AdobeAdobe Flash Player 11.0.1.152 Base | 11.1.102.55 Base | 11.1.102.62 Base | 11.1.102.63 Base | 11.2.202.233 Base | 11.2.202.235 Base | 11.2.202.236 Base | 11.2.202.238 Base | 11.2.202.243 Base | 11.2.202.251 Base | 11.2.202.258 Base | 11.2.202.261 Base | 11.2.202.262 Base | 11.2.202.273 Base | 11.3.300.271 Base | 11.3.300.270 Base | 11.4.402.265 Base | 11.4.402.278 Base | 11.4.402.287 Base | 11.5.502.110 Base | 11.5.502.135 Base, .0 | 11.5.502.136 Base | 11.5.502.146 Base | 11.5.502.149 Base | 11.6 Base, .602.168, .602.171
AdobeAdobe Flash Player for Android 11.0.1.153 Base | 11.1.111.7 Base | 11.1.111.8 Base | 11.1.111.9 Base | 11.1.111.16 Base | 11.1.111.19 Base | 11.1.111.24 Base | 11.1.111.29 Base | 11.1.111.31 Base | 11.1.111.32 Base | 11.1.111.43 Base | 11.1.112.61 Base | 11.1.115.6 Base | 11.1.115.7 Base | 11.1.115.8 Base | 11.1.115.9 Base | 11.1.115.10 Base | 11.1.115.11 Base | 11.1.115.16 Base | 11.1.115.17 Base | 11.1.115.20 Base | 11.1.115.27 Base | 11.1.115.34 Base | 11.1.115.36 Base | 11.1.115.37 Base | 11.1.115.47 Base
AdobeAdobe Integrated Runtime (AIR) 3.2 Base | 3.3 Base | 3.4 Base, .0.2540, .0.2710 | 3.5 Base, .0.600 | 3.6 Base, .0.597

Associated Products:
FreeBSD ProjectFreeBSD 6.3 Base | 6.4 Base | 7.0 Base | 7.1 Base | 7.2 Base | 7.3 Base | 7.4 Base | 8.0 Base | 8.1 Base | 8.2 Base | 8.3 Base | 9.0 Base | 9.1 Base
Red Hat, Inc.Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop Supplementary 5.0 IA-32, x86-64 | 6 IA-32, x86_64
Red Hat, Inc.Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary 6 IA-32, x86_64
Red Hat, Inc.Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server Supplementary EUS 6.4.z IA-32, x86_64
Red Hat, Inc.Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation Supplementary 6 IA-32, x86_64
Red Hat, Inc.RHEL Supplementary 5 IA-32, x86_64




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