Intrusion Prevention



This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Heap Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted SWF file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted SWF file.

Affected Products

Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime and earlier Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release and earlier Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome and earlier Windows, Macintosh and Linux
Adobe Flash Player for Internet Explorer 10 and Internet Explorer 11 and earlier Windows 8.0 and 8.1
Adobe Flash Player and earlier Linux


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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.

CVE References