Adobe Security Bulletin Summary for July 2015
Date: 14 July 2015
The purpose of this advisory is to bring attention to the Adobe Security Bulletin Summary for July.
Adobe has released the following security bulletins:
APSB15-17 - Security update available for Adobe Shockwave Player
Details: These updates address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.
Adobe Shockwave Player 188.8.131.52 and earlier (Windows & Macintosh)
CVE References: CVE-2015-5120, CVE-2015-5121
APSB15-18 - Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player
Details: These updates address critical vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe is aware of reports that exploits targeting these vulnerabilities have been published publicly.
- Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime 184.108.40.206 and earlier (Windows and Macintosh)
- Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release 220.127.116.112 and earlier (Windows and Macintosh)
- Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome 18.104.22.168 and earlier (Windows and Macintosh)
- Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome 22.214.171.124 and earlier (Linux)
- Adobe Flash Player for Internet Explorer 10 and Internet Explorer 11 126.96.36.199 and earlier (Windows 8.0 and 8.1)
- Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.521 and earlier (Linux)
CVE References: CVE-2015-5122, CVE-2015-5123
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.
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