Intrusion Prevention

Foxit.Multi.Products.ConvertToPDF.x86.dll.Heap.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Heap based Buffer Overflow in multiple Foxit products.
The vulnerability is due to improper bound checking when the vulnerable application converts a PNG file to PDF. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application via a crafted file.

Affected Products

Foxit Software Enterprise Reader 7.1.5.425 and prior
Foxit Software Foxit Reader 7.1.5.425 and prior
Foxit Software PhantomPDF 7.1.5.425 and prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
https://www.foxitsoftware.com/support/security-bulletins.php#FRD-30