Intrusion Prevention

Foxit.Reader.JavaScript.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Double Free vulnerability in Foxit Reader.
The vulnerability is caused by an error that occurs when the vulnerable software handles a malicious PDF file. A remote attacker may exploit this to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF file.

Affected Products

Foxit Reader 2.3

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2008-1104