Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered a memory corruption vulnerability in Adobe Shockwave Player, which allows a remote attacker to compromise a system.
Remote Code Execution
For a list of affected software, please refer to the Adobe Security Bulletin reference below.
One memory corruption vulnerability was discovered in Adobe Shockwave Player, which is highlighted below:
- Memory corruption in "dirapi.dll" (CVE-2010-4085).
- Users should apply the solution provided by Adobe.
- "Adobe.Shockwave.Player.Unspecified.Chunk.Code.Execution" (CVE-2010-4085).
Fortinet customers who subscribe to Fortinet's intrusion prevention (IPS) service should be protected against this vulnerability. Fortinet's IPS service is one component of FortiGuard Subscription Services, which also offer comprehensive solutions such as antivirus, Web content filtering and antispam capabilities. These services enable protection against threats on both application and network layers. FortiGuard Services are continuously updated by FortiGuard Labs, which enables Fortinet to deliver a combination of multi-layered security intelligence and true zero-day protection from new and emerging threats. These updates are delivered to all FortiGate, FortiMail and FortiClient products. Fortinet strictly follows responsible disclosure guidelines to ensure optimum protection during a threat's lifecycle.
- Honggang Ren of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs