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Bug 554220 (CVE-2015-5119)

Summary: <www-plugins/adobe-flash- use after free / "hackingteam" vuln (CVE-2015-5119)
Product: Gentoo Security Reporter: Hanno Böck <hanno>
Component: VulnerabilitiesAssignee: Gentoo Security <security>
Severity: normal CC: ahbritto, desktop-misc, jer, phmagic
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: A2 [glsa cleanup cve]
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 554250    

Description Hanno Böck gentoo-dev 2015-07-08 09:48:30 UTC
Adobe has released an update for the flash plugin that will fix the bug that came to light in the hackingteam incident. According to the advisory affected are "Adobe Flash Player and earlier 11.x versions for Linux".

The Download page has the newer version for Linux systems. Please bump.
Comment 2 Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2015-07-08 19:55:01 UTC
Arch teams, please test and mark stable:
Targeted stable KEYWORDS : amd64 x86
Comment 3 Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2015-07-09 05:04:44 UTC
Stable for AMD64 x86.
Comment 4 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2015-07-10 08:25:13 UTC
CVE-2015-5119 (
  Use-after-free vulnerability in the ByteArray class in the ActionScript 3
  (AS3) implementation in Adobe Flash Player 13.x through and 14.x
  through on Windows and OS X and 11.x through on
  Linux allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of
  service (memory corruption) via crafted Flash content that overrides a
  ValueOf function, as exploited in the wild in July 2015.
Comment 5 Kristian Fiskerstrand (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2015-07-10 08:30:47 UTC
glsa request filed
Comment 6 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2015-07-10 12:56:55 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201507-13 at
by GLSA coordinator Kristian Fiskerstrand (K_F).