|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1664|
|Date Published:||16 Jul 2014|
|Last Updated:||25 Jun 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Adobe Flash Player 18.104.22.168 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh |
Adobe Flash Player 22.214.171.1246 and earlier versions for Linux
Adobe AIR 126.96.36.199 SDK and earlier versions
Adobe AIR 188.8.131.52 SDK & Compiler and earlier versions
|Vulnerability Description||A security bypass vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player. The vulnerability is due to an error in the way Adobe Flash Player handles specially crafted files. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted HTML file.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB14-14|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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 Reader Violation.
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player and AIR Security Bypass (APSB14-14: CVE-2014-0517)