MyCERT Advisories


MyCERT Advisories, Alerts and Summaries for the year 2018

MA-693.012018: MyCERT Advisory – Adobe Releases Security Updates for Flash Player

Date first published: 11/1/2018



1.0 Introduction
Adobe has released security updates to address a vulnerability in Flash Player.


2.0 Impact
A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information.


3.0 Affected Products

ProductVersionPlatform
Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime28.0.0.126 and earlier versionsWindows, Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome28.0.0.126 and earlier versionsWindows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS
Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 1128.0.0.126 and earlier versionsWindows 10 and 8.1
Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime28.0.0.126 and earlier versionsLinux


4.0 Recommendations

Users and administrators are recommended to review the Adobe Security Bulletin for the list of affected products:



ProductVersionPlatformAvailability
Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime28.0.0.137Windows, Macintoshhttps://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
http://www.adobe.com/products/players/flash-player-distribution.html
Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome28.0.0.137Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OShttps://chromereleases.googleblog.com/
Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 1128.0.0.137Windows 10 and 8.1https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance
Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime28.0.0.137Linuxhttps://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/


Generally, MyCERT advises the users of this software to be updated with the latest security announcements by the vendor, apply necessary updates and follow best practice security policies.


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5.0 References