|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0678|
|Date Published:||22 Jun 2015|
|Last Updated:||3 Sep 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Adobe Readers|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Acrobat and Reader when handling PDF files that contain an unsupported filter. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on an affected system via a specially crafted PDF file.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Adobe Products Violation.
Attack Information: PDF Containing Unsupported Filter