Patch/Configuration Management, Vulnerability Management

Adobe Patch Tuesday: Flash Player receives updates for seven critical flaws

Adobe addressed seven critical flaws for Flash Player along with a single issue with Adobe Experience Manager that is rated as an important issue to be resolved.

Six of the Flash Player vulnerabilities noted by Adobe (CVE-2017-3068, CVE-2017-3069, CVE-2017-3070, CVE-2017-3072, CVE-2017-3073 and CVE-2017-3074) resolve memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution, according to the company. The seventh, CVE-2017-3071, resolves a use-after-free vulnerability that could lead to code execution.

The updates are for those Windows, Macintosh, Linux and the Chrome operating systems.

The lone vulnerability for Adobe Experience Manager, CVE-2017-3067, affects the Windows, Linux, Solaris and AIX platforms and resolves an information disclosure issue resulting from abuse of the pre-population service in AEM Forms, Adobe reported.

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