|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-3563|
|Date Published:||2 Dec 2013|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Adobe Flash Player 11.8.800.94 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh|
Adobe Flash Player 126.96.36.1997 and earlier versions for Linux
Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.52 and earlier versions for Android 4.x
Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206 and earlier versions for Android 3.x and 2.x
Adobe AIR 220.127.116.110 and earlier versions for Windows and Android
Adobe AIR 18.104.22.1680 and earlier versions for Macintosh
Adobe AIR 22.214.171.1240 SDK & Compiler and earlier versions for Windows
Adobe AIR 126.96.36.1990 SDK & Compiler and earlier versions for Macintosh
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to an error in Adobe Flash Player while parsing a specially crafted SWF file. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted SWF file.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to transfer 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.
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Adobe Flash Player Memory Corruption (APSB13-21: CVE-2013-5324) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Adobe Flash Protection Violation
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player Memory Corruption (APSB13-21: CVE-2013-5324)