Threat Encyclopedia

Adobe.Acrobat.EMF.EmfPlusDrawImagePoints.Memory.Corruption

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat and Reader.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted EMF file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code, via a crafted EMF file.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

Acrobat DC (Continuous Track) 2018.011.20040 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat Reader DC 2 (Continuous Track) 2018.011.20040 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat 2017 2017.011.30080 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat Reader 2017 2017.011.30080 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat DC (Classic Track) 2015.006.30418 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat Reader DC (Classic Track) 2015.006.30418 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh

Impact

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

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb18-21.html

CVE References

CVE-2018-5035

Other References

APSB18-21