|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1492|
|Date Published:||29 Apr 2014|
|Last Updated:||10 Jul 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Adobe Flash Player 188.8.131.52 and earlier versions for Windows Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206 and earlier versions for Macintosh Adobe Flash Player 220.127.116.110 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 Avaliable||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, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Adobe Flash Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Player Buffer Overflow Arbitrary Code Execution (CVE-2014-0515)