BlackHole Toolkit v2 Flash Player Payload Stage Code Execution
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-3488|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Adobe Flash Player 10.3.181.23 and earlier versions
Adobe Flash Player 10.3.185.23 and earlier versions
Adobe Flash Player 10.2.156.12 and earlier versions
Blackhole is a web exploit kit that operates by delivering malicious payload to the victim's computer.
Remote attackers can infect users with Blackhole by enticing them to visit a malicious web page. Successful infection will allow the attacker to download additional malware to the target.
This protection will detect and block Blackhole infection attempts at the Flash Player payload stage.
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 BlackHole Toolkit v2 Flash Player Payload Stage Code Execution 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: Web Client Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: BlackHole Toolkit v2 Flash Player Payload Stage Code Execution