[SingCERT] Adobe Security Advisories on Flash Player
- Published on Thursday, 02 February 2012 10:15
[ Summary ]
Adobe has released a total of 7 security advisories on Adobe Flash Player.
[ Affected Systems ]
Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris operating systems
Adobe Flash Player 220.127.116.11 and earlier versions for Android 4.x
Adobe Flash Player 18.104.22.168 and earlier versions for Android 3.x and 2.x
[ Impact Analysis ]
These vulnerabilities could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.
Adobe categorizes these as critical updates and recommends users update their installations to the newest versions.
[ Solution/Workaround ]
Adobe recommends users of Adobe Flash Player 22.214.171.124 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris update to the newest version 126.96.36.199 by downloading it from the Adobe Flash Player Download Center. Windows users and users of Adobe Flash Player 10.3.83.14 or later for Macintosh can install the update via the update mechanism within the product when prompted.
[ Reference ]
Advisory: APSB12-02 Security update available for Adobe Shockwave Player (Adobe) Adobe
Web Page: Adobe Homepage (Adobe) Adobe