Check Point Reference:CPAI-2013-3568
Date Published: 2 Dec 2013
Severity: Critical
Last Updated:
Source: CVE-2010-2202
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R75

Who is Vulnerable? Adobe Reader 9.3.2 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh, and UNIX
Adobe Acrobat 9.3.2 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Vulnerability Description A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Acrobat and Reader.
Vulnerability DetailsThe vulnerability is due to a specific flaw that exists when the application parses a PDF file containing a malformed CLOD Progressive Mesh Continuation Resolution Update. Successful exploitation allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader.

Protection Overview

This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Adobe Acrobat and Reader CLOD Progressive Mesh Continuation Memory Corruption protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Adobe Products Violation
Attack Information: Adobe Acrobat and Reader CLOD Progressive Mesh Continuation Memory Corruption