Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Flash.RegExp.Memory.Leak.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Information Disclosure 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 can exploit this to gain access to memory address layout, allowing them to bypass ASLR on the host machines.

Affected Products

Adobe Flash Player 16.0.0.257 and earlier versions
Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.260 and earlier 13.x versions
Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.429 and earlier versions for Linux

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-02.html

CVE References

CVE-2015-0310