|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0350|
|Date Published:||13 May 2016|
|Last Updated:||18 Mar 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Adobe Flash Player v.22.214.171.124|
|Vulnerability Description||An out of bounds access vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Flash Player. The vulnerability is due to a type-confused parameter in Adobe Flash Player SWF file. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by using the out of bounds access for unintended reads, writes or frees – potentially leading to code corruption, control-flow hijack, or information leak attack.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Adobe Flash Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Adobe Flash Out of Bounds Access Code Corruption