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October ’15 security fixes for Adobe Flash

adobe_flash_8s600x600_2Adobe released updated Flash player plugins yesterday, which adddress newly discovered vulnerabilities. I applied those updates to my repository and the packages are ready for you to download and install.

The updated Slackware package for chromium-pepperflash-plugin (to be used together with my chromium package) has version The updated flashplayer-plugin has version

The PepperFlash plugin is extracted from Google Chrome 46.0.2490.71 (first stable 46 release). The accompanying source code for Chromium has become available today, so I am going to compile that later into a chromium package for Slackware.

My download locations for the Flash plugin packages are as always:

If you are using the slackpkg+ extension for slackpkg, then you just run “slackpkg update && slackpkg update flash”. Alternatively, you can subscribe to my repository RSS feed to stay informed of any updates.



  1. gegechris99

    Thanks Eric for the always quick release of the updated plugin

  2. Michelino


  3. Janis

    Adobe flash is .540 already

  4. alienbob

    Yes I have the .540 version in my repository for a while (since october 16) and today I can finally add the PepperFlash plugin update too ( now that Google released a new Chrome Stable.

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