Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Flash.BitmapData.applyFilter.Integer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Integer 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 23.0.0.207 on Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome 23.0.0.207 on Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS
Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 23.0.0.207 on Windows 10 and 8.1 1
Adobe Flash Player for Linux 11.2.202.644 on Linux

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb16-39.html

CVE References

CVE-2016-7875

Other References

APSB16-39