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

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.

Solution

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.

Filter title: 1006031 - Adobe Flash Player Buffer Overflow Vulnerability (CVE-2014-0515)
Patch: http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-13.html
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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