|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0532|
|Date Published:||28 Jun 2016|
|Last Updated:||11 Jan 2018|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB16-14|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Acrobat DC Continuous 15.010.20060 and earlier versions|
Acrobat Reader DC Continuous 15.010.20060 and earlier versions
Acrobat DC Classic 15.006.30121 and earlier versions
Acrobat Reader DC Classic 15.006.30121 and earlier versions
Acrobat XI Desktop 11.0.15 and earlier versions
Reader XI Desktop 11.0.15 and earlier versions
|Vulnerability Description||An Information Disclosure vulnerability has been reported in Adobe Reader. The vulnerability is due to an improper handling of XML external entities. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted TIFF file.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB16-14|
This protection detects 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 Reader and Acrobat Information Disclosure (APSB16-14: CVE-2016-1080)