Adobe Flash Player JPEG Parsing Buffer Overflow (APSB22-12; CVE-2012-5267)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-1314|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB12-22|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Adobe Flash Player standalone version 11.4.402.278
A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player.
Apply patches from: APSB12-22
The vulnerability is due to a NULL pointer dereference error when parsing specially crafted JPEG files. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted SWF file. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution.
This protection will detect and block the transferring of malicious data to the target client.
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 JPEG Parsing Buffer Overflow (APSB22-12) 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 Products Violation
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player JPEG Parsing Buffer Overflow (APSB22-12)