|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0968|
|Date Published:||14 Nov 2017|
|Last Updated:||14 Nov 2017|
|Source:||Adobe Security Bulletin APSB17-36|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Adobe Acrobat DC Continuous for Windows 2017.011.30059|
Adobe Acrobat DC Continuous for Macintosh 2017.011.30059
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous for Windows 2017.011.30059
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Continuous for Macintosh 2017.011.30059
Adobe Acrobat DC Classic for Windows 2015.006.30352
Adobe Acrobat DC Classic for Macintosh 2015.006.30352
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Classic for Windows 2015.006.30352
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC Classic for Macintosh 2015.006.30352
Adobe Acrobat XI Desktop for Windows 11.0.21
Adobe Acrobat XI Desktop for Macintosh 11.0.21
Adobe Acrobat Reader XI Desktop for Windows 11.0.21
Adobe Acrobat Reader XI Desktop for Macintosh 11.0.21
|Vulnerability Description||An out-of-bounds read vulnerability exists in Adobe Acrobat and Reader. The vulnerability is due to computation that reads data that is past the end of the target buffer. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to open a maliciously crafted EMF file.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: APSB17-36|
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 Acrobat and Reader Out-of-bounds Read (APSB17-36: CVE-2017-16403)