Adobe Flash Player Buffer Overflow Arbitrary Code Execution (CVE-2014-0515)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1492|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB14-13|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Adobe Flash Player 22.214.171.124 and earlier versions for Windows Adobe Flash Player 126.96.36.199 and earlier versions for Macintosh Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.520 and earlier versions for Linux
An arbitrary code execution vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player. The vulnerability is due to a buffer overflow while handling specially crafted SWF files. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary files on the victim's computer.
Apply patches from: APSB14-13
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.
To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.
Security Gateway R77 / R76 / R75 / R71 / R70
How Can I Protect My Network?
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Adobe Flash Player Buffer Overflow Arbitrary Code Execution (CVE-2014-0515) 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: Adobe Flash Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player Buffer Overflow Arbitrary Code Execution (CVE-2014-0515)