Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Shockwave.Player.Unspecified.Chunk.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates a possible attack against a meomory-corruption vulnerability in Adobe Shockwave Player.
This vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a malformed .DIR file. An attacker may exploit this to execute arbitrary code by sending a crafted .DIR file.

Affected Products

Adobe Shockwave player 11.5.8.612

Impact

System compromise

Recommended Actions

Refer to the vendor's web site for suggested workaround.

CVE References

CVE-2010-4085