Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Flash.MP3.Stream.GC.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 maliciously crafted SWF file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the affected application, via a crafted SWF file.

Affected Products

Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime 15.0.0.239 and earlier - Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release 13.0.0.258 and earlier - Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome 15.0.0.239 and earlier - Windows
Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome 15.0.0.242 and earlier - Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player for Internet Explorer 10 and Internet Explorer 11 15.0.0.239 and earlier - Windows 8.0 and 8.1
Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.424 and earlier - 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/apsb14-27.html

CVE References

CVE-2014-8443