Intrusion Prevention

Apple.IOS.FreeType.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a remote Code Execution vulnerability
in Apple iOS.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable
software handles a malicious PDF file. A remote attacker may exploit this to
execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file.

Affected Products

IPAD1
IPAD2
IPHONE 3G
IPHONE 3GS
IPHONE 4

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2010-1797