Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Reader.Font.CFF.Index.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a memory corruption vulnerability in Adobe Reader and Acrobat.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable software handles a specially crafted PDF file.

Affected Products

Adobe Reader 9.1.3 and earlier versions
Adobe Acrobat 9.1.3 and earlier versions

Impact

System Compromise: Attackers can gain remote control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Update to the latest versions.

CVE References

CVE-2009-2985