|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0217|
|Date Published:||14 Mar 2017|
|Last Updated:||14 Mar 2017|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB17-07|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime 188.8.131.52 and earlier Windows, Macintosh and Linux|
Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome 184.108.40.206 and earlier Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS
Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 220.127.116.11 and earlier Windows 10 and 8.1
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability exists 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: APSB17-07|
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: Adobe Flash Player Memory Corruption (APSB17-07: CVE-2017-2998)