Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Flash.Player.RTMP.Response.Parsing.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player.
The vulnerability is due to an input validation error in the RTMP protocol. A remote attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.233 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and Linux operating systems
Adobe Flash Player 11.1.115.7 and earlier versions for Android 4.x, and Adobe Flash Player 11.1.111.8 and earlier versions for Android 3.x and 2.x

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb12-09.html

CVE References

CVE-2012-0779