|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1983|
|Date Published:||9 Nov 2014|
|Last Updated:||19 Apr 2017|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB14-21|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Flash Player Desktop Runtime |
Flash Player Extended Support Release
Flash Player for Linux
Flash Player for Google Chrome
Flash Player for Internet Explorer 10
Flash Player for Internet Explorer 11
AIR Desktop Runtime
AIR SDK and Compiler
AIR for Android
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player. The vulnerability is due to an error in Adobe Flash Player while parsing a specially crafted SWF file. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted SWF file.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB14-21|
This protection will detect and block attempts to transfer malformed 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, 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 Memory Corruption (APSB14-21: CVE-2014-0549)