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Vulnerability of Adobe Flash Player: seven vulnerabilities

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of Adobe Flash Player.
Vulnerable software: Flash Player, IE, Windows 10, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 8, Windows RT, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Severity of this announce: 4/4.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 7.
Creation date: 09/05/2017.
Revision date: 17/05/2017.
Références of this computer vulnerability: 1171, APSB17-15, CERTFR-2017-AVI-144, CVE-2017-3068, CVE-2017-3069, CVE-2017-3070, CVE-2017-3071, CVE-2017-3072, CVE-2017-3073, CVE-2017-3074, RHSA-2017:1219-01, SUSE-SU-2017:1238-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-22681.

Description of the vulnerability 

Several vulnerabilities were announced in Adobe Flash Player.

An attacker can force the usage of a freed memory area, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:4/4; CVE-2017-3071]

An attacker can generate a memory corruption, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:4/4; CVE-2017-3068]

An attacker can generate a memory corruption, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:4/4; CVE-2017-3069]

An attacker can generate a memory corruption, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:4/4; CVE-2017-3070]

An attacker can generate a memory corruption, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:4/4; CVE-2017-3072]

An attacker can generate a memory corruption, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:4/4; CVE-2017-3073]

An attacker can generate a memory corruption, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:4/4; CVE-2017-3074]
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This security weakness impacts software or systems such as Flash Player, IE, Windows 10, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 8, Windows RT, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat bulletin is critical.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

This bulletin is about 7 vulnerabilities.

A proof of concept or an attack tool is available, so your teams have to process this alert. An attacker with a technician ability can exploit this threat.

Solutions for this threat 

Adobe Flash Player: version 25.0.0.171.
The version 25.0.0.171 is fixed:
  https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/

RHEL 6.9: new flash-plugin packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: flash-plugin 25.0.0.171-1.el6_9

SUSE LE 12 SP1: new flash-player packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: flash-player 25.0.0.171-168.1

Windows: patch for Adobe Flash Player.
A patch is indicated in information sources.
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