Intrusion Prevention



This indicates an attack attempt against a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Foxit Reader and PhantomPDF.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software processes specially crafted PDF files with malformed JPXDecode streams. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition.

Affected Products

Foxit Reader and earlier on Windows
Foxit Reader and earlier on Mac OS X
Foxit Reader and earlier on Linux
Foxit PhantomPDF and earlier on Windows


Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.