Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh and Linux. These updates address vulnerabilities that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.
Adobe is aware of reports that CVE-2015-0313 is actively being exploited in the wild via drive-by-download attacks against systems running Internet Explorer and Firefox on Windows 8.1 and below. Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions:
Users of the Adobe Flash Player desktop runtime for Windows and Macintosh should update to Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.525.
Users of the Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release should update to Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.2069.
Users of Adobe Flash Player for Linux should update to Adobe Flash Player 220.127.116.112.
Adobe Flash Player installed with Google Chrome, as well as Internet Explorer on Windows 8.x, will automatically update to version 18.104.22.1685.
These updates resolve use-after-free vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2015-0313, CVE-2015-0315, CVE-2015-0320, CVE-2015-0322, CVE-2015-0331).
These updates resolve memory corruption vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2015-0314, CVE-2015-0316, CVE-2015-0318, CVE-2015-0321, CVE-2015-0329, CVE-2015-0330).
These updates resolve type confusion vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2015-0317, CVE-2015-0319).
These updates resolve heap buffer overflow vulnerabilities that could lead to code execution (CVE-2015-0323, CVE-2015-0327).
These updates resolve a buffer overflow vulnerability that could lead to code execution (CVE-2015-0324).
These updates resolve null pointer dereference issues (CVE-2015-0325, CVE-2015-0326, CVE-2015-0328).