|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-1087|
|Date Published:||6 Dec 2016|
|Last Updated:||1 Jan 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Web Clients|
|Vulnerability Description||Several Exploit Kits landing pages embed malicious Flash files. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to entice unsuspecting users to execute arbitrary files.|
This protection detects 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: Malicious Embedded Flash Downloader