Bug 740201 - (CVE-2011-2444) CVE-2011-2444 acroread, flash-plugin: Cross-site scripting vulnerability fixed in APSB11-26
CVE-2011-2444 acroread, flash-plugin: Cross-site scripting vulnerability fixe...
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Red Hat Product Security
impact=moderate,public=20110921,repor...
: Reopened, Security
Depends On: 737587 737588 737589 740208 740210
Blocks: 740205 751852
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Reported: 2011-09-21 05:43 EDT by Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala
Modified: 2016-03-04 06:32 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-02-14 09:25:49 EST
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Description Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2011-09-21 05:43:36 EDT
Adobe will release update for flash-plugin on 21st Sept 2011
http://blogs.adobe.com/psirt/2011/09/prenotification-security-update-for-flash-player.html

This bug is used for:
"important universal cross-site scripting issue that is reportedly being exploited in the wild in targeted attacks."
Comment 2 Vincent Danen 2011-09-21 16:40:06 EDT
APSB11-26 [1] resolves the following flaw:

This update resolves a universal cross-site scripting issue that could be used to take actions on a user's behalf on any website or webmail provider if the user visits a malicious website (CVE-2011-2444).

Note: There are reports that this issue is being exploited in the wild in active targeted attacks designed to trick the user into clicking on a malicious link delivered in an email message.

[1] http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb11-26.html
Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2011-09-22 12:54:21 EDT
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:1333 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1333.html
Comment 4 errata-xmlrpc 2011-11-08 06:14:14 EST
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Extras for RHEL 4
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  Supplementary for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:1434 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-1434.html

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