14 July 2015
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-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 =========================================================================== AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution ESB-2015.1848 Adobe Security Bulletin Security Advisory for Adobe Flash Player 14 July 2015 =========================================================================== AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary --------------------------------- Product: Adobe Flash Player Publisher: Adobe Operating System: Windows OS X Linux variants Impact/Access: Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction Denial of Service -- Remote with User Interaction Resolution: Patch/Upgrade CVE Names: CVE-2015-5123 CVE-2015-5122 Original Bulletin: https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsa15-04.html Comment: Adobe is aware of reports that exploits targeting these vulnerabilities have been published publicly. Adobe has stated that it expects to make updates available during the week of July 12, 2015. - --------------------------BEGIN INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- Adobe Security Bulletin Security Advisory for Adobe Flash Player Release date: July 10, 2015 Last Updated: July 12, 2015 Vulnerability identifier: APSA15-04 CVE number: CVE-2015-5122, CVE-2015-5123 Platform: Windows, Macintosh and Linux Summary Critical vulnerabilities (CVE-2015-5122, CVE-2015-5123) have been identified in Adobe Flash Player 126.96.36.199 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and Linux. Successful exploitation could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe is aware of reports that exploits targeting these vulnerabilities have been published publicly. Adobe expects to make updates available during the week of July 12, 2015. Affected software versions Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.52 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206 and earlier versions for Linux installed with Google Chrome Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release version 220.127.116.112 and earlier 13.x versions for Windows and Macintosh Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release version 18.104.22.1681 and earlier 11.x versions for Linux To verify the version of Adobe Flash Player installed on your system, access the About Flash Player page, or right-click on content running in Flash Player and select "About Adobe (or Macromedia) Flash Player" from the menu. If you use multiple browsers, perform the check for each browser you have installed on your system. Severity ratings Adobe categorizes these issues as critical vulnerabilities Acknowledgments Adobe would like to thank Dhanesh Kizhakkinan of FireEye for reporting CVE-2015-5122 and Peter Pi of TrendMicro and slipstream/RoL (@TheWack0lian) for reporting CVE-2015-5123 and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers. Revisions July 11, 2015: added information on CVE-2015-5123 July 12, 2015: added acknowledgement on CVE-2015-5123 - --------------------------END INCLUDED TEXT-------------------- You have received this e-mail bulletin as a result of your organisation's registration with AusCERT. The mailing list you are subscribed to is maintained within your organisation, so if you do not wish to continue receiving these bulletins you should contact your local IT manager. If you do not know who that is, please send an email to email@example.com and we will forward your request to the appropriate person. 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