Security update for flash-player

SUSE Security Update: Security update for flash-player
Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2016:2662-1
Rating: critical
References: #1007098
Affected Products:
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1

  • An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

    Description:


    This update for flash-player to version 11.2.202.643 fixes one security
    issue.

    This security issue was fixed:

    - CVE-2016-7855: Use-after-free vulnerability that could lead to code
    execution (bsc#1007098).

    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-SP1-2016-1566=1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1:
      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2016-1566=1

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

    Package List:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • flash-player-11.2.202.643-146.1
      • flash-player-gnome-11.2.202.643-146.1
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 (x86_64):
      • flash-player-11.2.202.643-146.1
      • flash-player-gnome-11.2.202.643-146.1

    References: