Comprehensive Analysis and Detection of Flash-Based Malware

  title={Comprehensive Analysis and Detection of Flash-Based Malware},
  author={Christian Wressnegger and Fabian Yamaguchi and Daniel Arp and Konrad Rieck},
Adobe Flash is a popular platform for providing dynamic and multimedia content on web pages. Despite being declared dead for years, Flash is still deployed on millions of devices. Unfortunately, the Adobe Flash Player increasingly suffers from vulnerabilities, and attacks using Flash-based malware regularly put users at risk of being remotely attacked—most prominently highlighted by numerous exploits made public during the past months. As a remedy, we present Gordon, a method for the… CONTINUE READING