Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Reader.File.Extension.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates a possible exploit of a buffer overflow vulnerability in Adobe Reader.
This issue exists in routines that parse document filenames. A malformed file name may trigger this condition when the file is opened.

Affected Products

Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0.1
Adobe Acrobat Reader 6.0
Adobe Acrobat 6.0.1
Adobe Acrobat 6.0

Impact

Execute arbitrary code.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version of Acrobat Reader (6.0.2 or later), available from the Adobe Systems Incorporated Downloads Web page.
http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/main.html

CVE References

CVE-2004-0632