|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0033|
|Date Published:||21 Jan 2016|
|Last Updated:||26 Dec 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Acrobat DC 2015.009.20077|
Acrobat Reader DC 2015.009.20077
Acrobat DC 2015.006.30097
Acrobat Reader DC 2015.006.30097
Acrobat XI 2011.0.13
Reader XI 2011.0.13
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Acrobat and Reader. The vulnerability is due to an error in Adobe Acrobat and Reader while parsing a corrupted PDF file. A remote attacker may exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target user to open a specially crafted PDF file.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB16-02|
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 Reader Violation.
Attack Information: Adobe Acrobat and Reader Memory Corruption (APSB16-02: CVE-2016-0933)