|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1748|
|Date Published:||12 Aug 2014|
|Last Updated:||6 Aug 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.52 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh |
Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.2068 and earlier versions for Linux
Adobe AIR 220.127.116.11 SDK and earlier versions
Adobe AIR 18.104.22.168 SDK & Compiler and earlier versions
Adobe AIR 22.214.171.124 and earlier versions for Android
|Vulnerability Description||A security bypass vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player. The vulnerability is due to insufficient security restrictions while handling specially crafted SWF files. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target user to open a specially crafted SWF file using an affected version of Adobe Flash Player.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB14-17|
This protection will detect and block the transferring of malicious SWF files.
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 and AIR Security Bypass (APSB14-17: CVE-2014-0537)