|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2010-370|
|Date Published:||16 May 2010|
|Last Updated:||9 Jan 2017|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB10-07|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Adobe Reader 8.2.1 and earlier versions (8.x) for Windows, Macintosh, and UNIX|
Adobe Reader 9.3 and earlier versions (9.x) for Windows, Macintosh, and UNIX
Adobe Acrobat 8.2.1 and earlier versions (8.x) for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Acrobat 9.3 and earlier versions (9.x) for Windows and Macintosh
|Vulnerability Description||A stack overflow vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Acrobat and Reader. The vulnerability is due to an error in Adobe Acrobat and Reader while parsing a specially crafted PDF file. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted PDF file.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB10-07|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Adobe Reader Violation.
Attack Information: Adobe Reader Libtiff TIFFFetchShortPair stack buffer overflow (APSB10-07)