Adobe Flash Player PCM Buffer Integer Overflow (APSB13-17; CVE-2013-3347)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-2753|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB13-17|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Adobe Flash Player 11.7.700.224 and earlier versions for Windows
Adobe Flash Player 11.7.700.225 and earlier versions for Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player 126.96.36.1991 and earlier versions for Linux
Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.52 and earlier versions for Android 4.x
An integer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player.
The vulnerability is due to an error in Adobe Flash Player when resampling a user-supplied PCM buffer. A remote attacker might exploit this issue by convincing a victim to open a specially crafted SWF file. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
This protection detects and blocks the transferring of malformed SWF files over HTTP.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, 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 PCM Buffer Integer Overflow (APSB13-17) 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 PCM Buffer Integer Overflow (APSB13-17)