Adobe Flash Player OP_inclocal and OP_declocal Memory Corruption (APSB12-22; CVE-2012-5271)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-826|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB12-22|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Adobe Systems Flash Player 184.108.40.206 and prior for Android 3.x and 2.x
Adobe Systems Flash Player 220.127.116.11 and prior for Android 4.x
Adobe Systems Flash Player 18.104.22.168 and prior for Linux
Adobe Systems Flash Player 22.214.171.1241 and prior for Chrome
Adobe Systems Flash Player 11.3.374.7 and prior for IE10
Adobe Systems Flash Player 11.4.402.265 and prior for Macintosh
Adobe Systems Flash Player 11.4.402.278 and prior for Windows
Adobe Systems Flash Player AIR 126.96.36.1990
Adobe Systems Flash Player AIR 188.8.131.520 and prior for Android
Adobe Systems Flash Player AIR 184.108.40.2060 SDK
A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player.
Apply patches from: APSB12-22
The vulnerability is due to memory access without bounds checking while verifying certain opcodes. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing the victim to open a specially crafted SWF file with an affected version of Adobe Flash Player. Successful exploitation would result in execution of arbitrary code in the security context of the affected application.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.
Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70
How Can I Protect My Network?
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Adobe Flash Player OP_inclocal and OP_declocal Memory Corruption (APSB12-22) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Adobe Flash Protection Violation
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player OP_inclocal and OP_declocal Memory Corruption (APSB12-22)