FILE-FLASH -- Snort has detected suspicious traffic via the Adobe Flash Player. Flash is a common target of code execution, overflow, DoS, and memory corruption attacks in particular, via swifs, action scripts, etc. Many networks block Flash altogether; the application will be deprecated in 2020.
FILE-FLASH Adobe Flash Player AVM2 opcode type confusion denial of service attempt
Adobe Flash Player before 18.104.22.168 and 14.x and 15.x before 22.214.171.124 on Windows and OS X and before 126.96.36.1998 on Linux, Adobe AIR before 188.8.131.526, Adobe AIR SDK before 184.108.40.2066, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 220.127.116.116 allow attackers to execute arbitrary code by leveraging an unspecified "type confusion," a different vulnerability than CVE-2014-0577, CVE-2014-0584, CVE-2014-0585, and CVE-2014-0586.
CVSS base score 10.0
CVSS impact score 10.0
CVSS exploitability score 10.0
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
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