Security update for flash-player

SUSE Security Update: Security update for flash-player
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:2312-1
Rating: important
References: #998589
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1

  • An update that fixes 29 vulnerabilities is now available.

    Description:

    This update for flash-player fixes the following security issues
    (APSB16-29, boo#998589):

    - integer overflow vulnerability that could lead to code execution
    (CVE-2016-4287).
    - use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution
    (CVE-2016-4272, CVE-2016-4279, CVE-2016-6921, CVE-2016-6923,
    CVE-2016-6925, CVE-2016-6926, CVE-2016-6927, CVE-2016-6929,
    CVE-2016-6930, CVE-2016-6931, CVE-2016-6932)
    - security bypass vulnerabilities that could lead to information
    disclosure (CVE-2016-4271, CVE-2016-4277, CVE-2016-4278)
    - memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution
    (CVE-2016-4182, CVE-2016-4237, CVE-2016-4238, CVE-2016-4274,
    CVE-2016-4275, CVE-2016-4276, CVE-2016-4280, CVE-2016-4281,
    CVE-2016-4282, CVE-2016-4283, CVE-2016-4284, CVE-2016-4285,
    CVE-2016-6922, CVE-2016-6924)

    Patch Instructions:

    To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
    Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP1-2016-1353=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1353=1

    To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • flash-player-11.2.202.635-140.1
      • flash-player-gnome-11.2.202.635-140.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • flash-player-11.2.202.635-140.1
      • flash-player-gnome-11.2.202.635-140.1

    References: