Intrusion Prevention



This indicates an attack attempt against a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Adobe Shockwave Player.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted DIR file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted DIR file.

Affected Products

Adobe Shockwave Player and earlier


System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.

CVE References