Adobe Security Bulletin Summary for May 2015

Number: AV15-043
Date: 13 May 2015

Purpose

The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to the Adobe Security Bulletin Summary for May.

Assessment

Adobe has released the following security bulletins:

APSB15-09 - Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player

Details: These updates address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Affected Products:

Adobe Flash Player 17.0.0.169 and earlier versions
Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.281 and earlier 13.x versions
Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.457 and earlier 11.x versions
AIR Desktop Runtime 17.0.0.144 and earlier versions
AIR SDK 17.0.0.144 and earlier versions
AIR SDK & Compiler 17.0.0.144 and earlier versions

CVE References: CVE-2015-3044, CVE-2015-3077, CVE-2015-3078, CVE-2015-3079, CVE-2015-3080, CVE-2015-3081, CVE-2015-3082, CVE-2015-3083, CVE-2015-3084, CVE-2015-3085, CVE-2015-3086, CVE-2015-3087, CVE-2015-3088, CVE-2015-3089, CVE-2015-3090, CVE-2015-3091, CVE-2015-3092, CVE-2015-3093

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-09.html

APSB15-10 - Security Updates available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat

Details: These updates address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Affected Products:

Adobe Reader XI 11.0.10 and earlier 11.x versions
Adobe Reader X 10.1.13 and earlier 10.x versions
Adobe Acrobat XI 11.0.10 and earlier 11.x versions
Adobe Acrobat X 10.1.13 and earlier 10.x versions

CVE References: CVE-2014-8452, CVE-2014-9160, CVE-2014-9161, CVE-2015-3046, CVE-2015-3047, CVE-2015-3048, CVE-2015-3049, CVE-2015-3050, CVE-2015-3051, CVE-2015-3052, CVE-2015-3053, CVE-2015-3054, CVE-2015-3055, CVE-2015-3056, CVE-2015-3057, CVE-2015-3058, CVE-2015-3059, CVE-2015-3060, CVE-2015-3061, CVE-2015-3062, CVE-2015-3063, CVE-2015-3064, CVE-2015-3065, CVE-2015-3066, CVE-2015-3067, CVE-2015-3068, CVE-2015-3069, CVE-2015-3070, CVE-2015-3071, CVE-2015-3072, CVE-2015-3073, CVE-2015-3074, CVE-2015-3075, CVE-2015-3076

https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/reader/apsb15-10.html

Suggested action

CCIRC recommends that system administrators test and deploy the vendor-released updates to affected applications accordingly.

Note to Readers

In support of Public Safety's mission to build a safe and resilient Canada, CCIRC's mandate is to help ensure the security and resilience of the vital non-federal government cyber systems that underpin Canada's national security, public safety and economic prosperity. As Canada's computer security incident response team, CCIRC is Canada's national coordination centre for the prevention and mitigation of, preparedness for, response to, and recovery from cyber incidents on non-federal government systems. It does this by providing authoritative advice and support, and coordinating information sharing and incident response.

Please note, CCIRC PGP key has recently been updated.
http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/cnt/ntnl-scrt/cbr-scrt/_fl/CCIRCPublicPGPKey.txt

For general information, please contact Public Safety Canada's Public Affairs division at:

Telephone: 613-944-4875 or 1-800-830-3118
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