(RHSA-2012:0688) Critical: flash-plugin security update

2012-05-23T04:00:00
ID RHSA-2012:0688
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2018-06-07T09:04:25

Description

The flash-plugin package contains a Mozilla Firefox compatible Adobe Flash Player web browser plug-in.

This update fixes one vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player. This vulnerability is detailed on the Adobe security page APSB12-09, listed in the References section. Specially-crafted SWF content could cause flash-plugin to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code when a victim loads a page containing the specially-crafted SWF content. (CVE-2012-0779)

All users of Adobe Flash Player should install this updated package, which upgrades Flash Player to version 10.3.183.19.