|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-0569|
|Date Published:||5 Jul 2018|
|Last Updated:||10 Oct 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Foxit Reader 126.96.36.1999|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Foxit Reader. The vulnerability is due to a use-after-free error in Foxit Reader while handling a specially crafted PDF file. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Foxit Reader PDF Use After Free Code Execution