Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Digital.Editions.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Adobe Digital Editions.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted epub file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted epub file.

Affected Products

Adobe Digital Editions 4.5.4 and earlier versions

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version, available from the website.
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/Digital-Editions/apsb17-20.html

CVE References

CVE-2017-3089