A vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
|Package||www-plugins/adobe-flash on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 126.96.36.199|
|Unaffected versions||>= 188.8.131.52|
The Adobe Flash Player is a renderer for the SWF file format, which is commonly used to provide interactive websites.
A critical type confusion vulnerability was discovered in Adobe Flash Player.
A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Adobe Flash Player users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-plugins/adobe-flash-184.108.40.206"
October 22, 2017
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