Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Shockwave.Director.rcsL.Chunk.Pointer.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a remote code execution vulnerability in Adobe Shockwave Player.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a specially crafted ".dir" file. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Adobe Shockwave Player 11.5.7.609 and earlier versions

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Update to Adobe Shockwave Player 11.5.8.612:
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-20.html

CVE References

CVE-2010-2867