Intrusion Prevention

Adobe.Acrobat.PDF.JPXDecode.JP2.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Information Disclosure vulnerability in Adobe Acrobat and Reader.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted XPS file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to obtain sensitive information from the system, via a crafted XPS file.

Affected Products

Acrobat DC 15.023.20070 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat Reader DC 15.023.20070 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat DC 15.006.30280 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat Reader DC 15.006.30280 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Acrobat XI 11.0.19 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh
Reader XI 11.0.19 and earlier versions on Windows and Macintosh

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/acrobat/apsb17-36.html

CVE References

CVE-2017-16387

Other References

APSB17-36