28 APR 2014
Several versions of the Adobe Flash Player were found to have a buffer overflow vulnerability. When successfully exploited, it may allow a user to remotely execute arbitrary code on the affected computer. These versions affect Windows, Macintosh, and Linux operating systems. It also affects Chrome and Internet Explorer 10 and 11 browsers.
Users with Adobe Flash Player installed should update their versions of the said software to the latest.
Trend Micro Deep Security shields networks through Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) rules. Trend Micro customers using OfficeScan with Intrusion Defense Firewall (IDF) plugin are also protected from attacks using these vulnerabilities. Please refer to the filter number and filter name when applying appropriate DPI and/or IDF rules.
Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Number: 1006031
Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Name: 1006031 - Adobe Flash Player Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (CVE-2014-0515)