|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-067|
|Date Published:||27 Feb 2012|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Adobe Flash Player 22.214.171.124 and earlier versions|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to insecure library loading while handling certain files. A remote attacker could exploit this issue by enticing a user to open a legitimate file that will insecurely load a specially crafted DLL file located in the same network directory. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow the attacker to take complete control of an affected system.|
This protection will detect and block the transferring of suspicious DLL files over CIFS.
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 Products Violation
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player insecure library loading (APSB12-03)