Vulnerability

Adobe Flash Player Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (CVE-2014-0515)

Publish date: November 21, 2014

CVE-2014-0515

SEVERITY

CRITICAL

//  ADVISORY DATE

28 APR 2014


DESCRIPTION

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 PROTECTION INFORMATION

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.

SOLUTION

PATCH: http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-13.html

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)

AFFECTED SOFTWARE AND VERSION

  • Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.182 and earlier versions for Windows
  • Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.201 and earlier versions for Macintosh
  • Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.350 and earlier for Linux
  • Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.182 and earlier for Chrome
  • Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.182 and earlier in Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 8.0
  • Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.82 and earlier in Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 8.1

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