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Adobe Acrobat and Reader CLOD Progressive Mesh Continuation Memory Corruption (CVE-2010-2202)

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Check Point Reference: CPAI-2013-3568
Date Published:
Severity:
Industry Reference(s): 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 Details
The 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.

To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.

Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70

How Can I Protect My Network?

  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.

How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Adobe Products Violation
Attack Information: Adobe Acrobat and Reader CLOD Progressive Mesh Continuation Memory Corruption