Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Flash.Player.Embedded.ByteArray.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a malformed 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 11.9.900.117 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.310 and earlier versions for Linux
Adobe AIR 3.9.0.1030 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe AIR 3.9.0.1060 and earlier versions for Android
Adobe AIR 3.9.0.1030 SDK and earlier versions
Adobe AIR 3.9.0.1030 SDK & Compiler and earlier versions

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb13-26.html

CVE References

CVE-2013-5329