|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-0906|
|Date Published:||17 Feb 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Adobe Flash Player 11.9.900.117 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh|
Adobe Flash Player 18.104.22.1680 and earlier versions for Linux
Adobe AIR 22.214.171.1240 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe AIR 126.96.36.1990 and earlier versions for Android
Adobe AIR 188.8.131.520 SDK and earlier versions
Adobe AIR 184.108.40.2060 SDK & Compiler and earlier versions
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player. The vulnerability is due to an error in Adobe Flash Player while parsing specially crafted SWF files. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted SWF file.|
This protection will detect and block 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.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Adobe Flash Protection Violation
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player Memory Corruption (APSB13-26; CVE-2013-5330)