Threat Encyclopedia

PDF.With.Launch.Action

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This indicates an attempt to download a PDF file with a launch action that provides a way to launch a command and may ultimately run an executable.

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Adobe Reader
Foxit Reader

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Arbitrary command execution

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Apply the patch from the vendor:
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-15.html

CVE References

CVE-2009-0837 CVE-2010-1240

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