Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Acrobat.Pro.EMR.To.PDF.Heap.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat Pro.
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 within the context of the application, via a crafted EMF file.

Affected Products

Adobe Reader XI (11.0.06) and prior 11.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Reader X (10.1.9) and prior 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Acrobat XI (11.0.06) and prior 11.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Acrobat X (10.1.9) and prior 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/reader/apsb14-15.html

CVE References

CVE-2014-0529