Check Point Reference:CPAI-2014-1492
Date Published: 30 Apr 2014
Severity: Critical
Last Updated:29 Apr 2014
Source: CVE-2014-0515
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R77

  • R76
  • R75
  • R71
  • R70

  • Who is Vulnerable?
    Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.182 and earlier versions for Windows Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.201 and earlier versions for Macintosh Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.350 and earlier versions for Linux
    Vulnerability Description 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.
    Update/Patch AvaliableApply patches from: APSB14-13

    Protection Overview

    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.

    1. 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.
    2. Install policy on all modules.

    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)