flash-player was updated to fix various security issues, some already exploited in the wild. These vulnerabilities could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. This update also resolves a universal cross-site scripting vulnerability that could be used to take actions on a user’s behalf on any website or webmail provider, if the user visits a malicious website. Updated packages are available from download.opensuse.org.
openSUSE Security Update: flash-player to 188.8.131.52 ______________________________________________________________________________ Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2012:0265-1 Rating: critical References: #747297 Cross-References: CVE-2012-0751 CVE-2012-0752 CVE-2012-0753 CVE-2012-0754 CVE-2012-0755 CVE-2012-0756 CVE-2012-0767 Affected Products: openSUSE 11.4 ______________________________________________________________________________ An update that fixes 7 vulnerabilities is now available. It includes one version update. Description: flash-player was updated to the security update to 184.108.40.206. It fixes lots of security issues, some already exploited in the wild. Details can be found on: https://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb12-03.h tml These vulnerabilities could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. This update also resolves a universal cross-site scripting vulnerability that could be used to take actions on a user's behalf on any website or webmail provider, if the user visits a malicious website. There are reports that this vulnerability (CVE-2012-0767) is being exploited in the wild in active targeted attacks designed to trick the user into clicking on a malicious link delivered in an email message (Internet Explorer on Windows only). Patch Instructions: To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update. Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product: - openSUSE 11.4: zypper in -t patch flash-player-5812 To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch". Package List: - openSUSE 11.4 (i586 x86_64) [New Version: 220.127.116.11]: flash-player-18.104.22.168-0.7.1 References: http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0751.html http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0752.html http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0753.html http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0754.html http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0755.html http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0756.html http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0767.html https://bugzilla.novell.com/747297