|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0580|
|Date Published:||6 Feb 2013|
|Last Updated:||21 Jul 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Reader and Acrobat. The vulnerability occurs in the rt3d.dll while processing a pdf file. A remote attacker could trigger this issue via a specially crafted file. Successful exploitation could result in arbitrary code execution on the target system.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB11-03|
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 and Acrobat rt3d.dll Buffer Overflow (APSB11-03)