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<glsa id="201209-01">
<title>Adobe Flash Player: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Adobe Flash Player, the
worst of which could result in execution of arbitrary code.
<product type="ebuild">adobe-flash</product>
<announced>September 05, 2012</announced>
<revised>September 05, 2012: 2</revised>
<package name="www-plugins/adobe-flash" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge"></unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt"></vulnerable>
<p>The Adobe Flash Player is a renderer for the SWF file format, which is
commonly used to provide interactive websites.
<p>Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities have been discovered in Adobe Flash
Player. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker could entice a user to open specially crafted SWF
content, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or a Denial of Service condition. Furthermore,
a remote attacker may be able to obtain sensitive information.
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
<p>All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
<uri link="">CVE-2012-1535</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2012-4163</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2012-4164</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2012-4165</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2012-4166</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2012-4167</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2012-4168</uri>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Fri, 17 Aug 2012 08:47:55 +0000">ago</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Wed, 05 Sep 2012 01:17:33 +0000">ackle</metadata>