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 BitmapData.applyFilter access violation attempt
Adobe Flash Player before 220.127.116.113 and 19.x through 21.x before 18.104.22.168 on Windows and OS X and before 22.214.171.1247 on Linux, Adobe AIR before 126.96.36.199, Adobe AIR SDK before 188.8.131.52, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 184.108.40.206 allow attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0960, CVE-2016-0962, CVE-2016-0986, CVE-2016-0989, CVE-2016-0992, CVE-2016-1002, and CVE-2016-1005.
CVSS base score 9.8
CVSS impact score 5.9
CVSS exploitability score 3.9
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
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