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 AS2 TextField gridFitType use after free attempt
Use-after-free vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player before 22.214.171.1241 and 19.x before 126.96.36.199 on Windows and OS X and before 188.8.131.528 on Linux, Adobe AIR before 184.108.40.206, Adobe AIR SDK before 220.127.116.11, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 18.104.22.168 allows attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted gridFitType property value, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-7651, CVE-2015-7653, CVE-2015-7654, CVE-2015-7655, CVE-2015-7656, CVE-2015-7657, CVE-2015-7658, CVE-2015-7660, CVE-2015-7661, CVE-2015-7663, CVE-2015-8042, CVE-2015-8043, CVE-2015-8044, and CVE-2015-8046.
CVSS base score 9.3
CVSS impact score 10.0
CVSS exploitability score 8.6
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
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