|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-1322|
|Date Published:||8 Jan 2013|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Adobe Flash Player 11.4.402.278 and earlier versions for Windows|
Adobe Flash Player 11.4.402.265 and earlier versions for Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206 and earlier versions for Linux
Adobe Flash Player 220.127.116.11 and earlier versions for Android 4.x
Adobe Flash Player 18.104.22.168 and earlier versions for Android 3.x and 2.x
Adobe AIR 22.214.171.1240 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe AIR 126.96.36.1990 SDK (includes AIR for iOS) and earlier versions
Adobe AIR 188.8.131.520 and earlier versions for Android
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB12-22|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to an out of bounds invalid memory write access. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted SWF file. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target.|
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 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 Malformed Actions Remote Code Execution (APSB12-22) 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 Products Violation
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player Malformed Actions Remote Code Execution (APSB12-22)